Black Friday 2017 Whisky Review

As you know Black Friday is one of the craziest days in the year where everyone is headhunting deals all over the place. Same applies to the whisky industry where you look for bottles which have great savings and reductions compared to their regular retail price. This year I was lucky to be sent a…

Glengyle Distillery Tour / Kilkerran Single Malt #5

Before ending this eventful trip to Campbeltown for the day and taking part in tours of both Glen Scotia and Springbank, I had to complete the Trio of distilleries currently active within the region by visiting the Glengyle Distillery. Now the Glengyle distillery is what I’d call an old new distillery, to which I’ll give…

Springbank Distillery Tour #4

Continuing my distillery visit whilst in Campbeltown the second of the day and the fourth of the trip was to the famous Springbank Distillery. For many when you talk about a Campbeltown whisky the first that pops to mind is Springbank, this is because they are one of three distillery that remain in the Campbeltown…

Glen Scotia Distillery Tour #3

  After me and my friend made the early morning drive from Glasgow to Campbeltown and when I say early morning, it was 6am so quite early to make the first tours of the day. As it was a week day we heard there were less tours so making all three was a must. The…

Glengoyne Distillery Tour #2

The second distillery I visited is the Glengoyne Distillery which is located on the boundary of the Lowlands and Highlands on the A81 around a 40 minute drive away from Glasgow City centre. The Glengoyne Distillery is a picture postcard distillery with Dumgoyne Hill located in the background. I visited the Glengoyne Distillery on Friday…

Auchentoshan Distillery Tour #1

So this will hopefully be the first of many distillery tours which I’ll be writing about here on my blog also accompanying with pictures and hopefully YouTube video to go along with it provided the distilleries allow me to record. So starting with the first distillery I’ll be visiting during this 4 day trip to…

My Trip to Scotland 7 Distilleries Tours in 4 Days Summary

I’ve been away from creating blog posts over the past couple weeks as I’ve been concentrating more on the YouTube aspect of whisky vlogging, where I review whiskies through video instead of a blog post and got a few things planned for the future. If you haven’t already seen my YouTube channel then I’ll leave a link…

Balvenie 21 Year Old Portwood Review

This review will look at the Balvenie 21 Year Old Portwood which is the fourth expression in the Balvenie Core range. It’s also part of the whisky in the Balvenie core range. Since this is the final review from the Balvenie core range if you’ve missed any of the others be sure to check them…

Balvenie Doublewood 17 Year Old Review

This review will look at the Balvenie Doublewood 17 Year Old which is the second expression in the Balvenie Core range to be a Doublewood style. It’s also part of the whisky in the Balvenie core range. Following this review I’ll also be reviewing the Balvenie 21 Year Old Portwood and the past review into…

Balvenie 14 Year Old Caribbean Cask Review

This review will look at the Balvenie 14 Year Old Caribbean Cask which is the second entry whisky in the Balvenie core range. Following this review I’ll also be reviewing the whole Balvenie core range which consist of a 17yr Doublewood and a 21yr Portwood. This expression is one of a few whiskies to be…

Balvenie Doublewood 12 Year Old Review

This review will look at the Balvenie Doublewood 12 Year Old which is the entry whisky for the Balvenie core range. Following this review I’ll also be reviewing the whole Balvenie core range which consist of a 12yr Doublewood, 14yr Caribbean Cask, 17yr Doublewood and a 21yr Portwood. Within the core range there is two…

Hibiki 17 Year Old Review

This review will look into the Hibiki 17 Year Old which is one I’ve been wanting to try for some time and also add a bottle or two to my collection as Suntory released some interesting bottle designs, one being the hand painted decanted of a pink flamingo and flowers. Hibiki is a blended whisky…