Balvenie 12 Year Old Triple Cask Review

This review is going to look at an expression from Balvenie, in particular a Balvenie from the Triple Cask range which is exclusive to travel retail however it can also be found on some websites but it’s still predominantly in Airports and on Cruises. The Triple Cask range offers three expression which are the 12yr,…

That Boutique-y Whisky Company Tweet Tasting

It’s been a week today in which I participated in That Boutique-y Whisky Company’s tweet tasting (@BoutiqueyWhisky) on Wednesday 15th March hosted by Steve Rush (@TheWhiskyWire). As soon as I saw a collaboration between the two I applied instantly as I knew it would be one of those nights not to miss. If you’ve not seen or…

Craigellachie 19 Year Old Review

Today I’m going to look at the Craigellachie 19yr which is a bottle made exclusively for the travel retail market but first if you haven’t heard of Craigellachie I’m going to cover that first. If you have read my review and tasting notes on the Craigellachie 13yr then you can move straight on to the…

Craigellachie 13 Year Old Review

If you haven’t heard of ‘Craigellachie’ it’s one of five distilleries in the Bacardi owned John Dewar’s and Sons portfolio. After being used for a majority of time in blended whiskies come late 2014 marked the launch of new ‘Last Great Malts’ range, Craigellachie initially released four bottles which include the 13 year for both…

Glenlivet 18 Year Old Review

The Glenlivet 18 year old is part of the core aged range from Glenlivet and also known as its Guardians series which features alongside its other aged bottles. The Glenlivet 18 year is also matured in 1st & 2nd fill American oak casks and European oak casks which are Ex-Sherry giving it its spicy overtones….

Glenlivet 15 Year Old French Oak Review

The Glenlivet 15 Year old is one of two fifteen year old expression released from Glenlivet but in this review I’m going to be reviewing the French Oak 15 year old. The use of French Oak casks in whisky maturation actually started with Glenlivet as they were the first to use this interesting wood to…