It’s Glengoyne’s Fault

Most whisky fans encounter little steps of enlightenment on their whisky journey. The experience of tasting a new whisky or the discovery of a new fact or sage advice on whisky purchases. Some of these are so memorable, that I like to refer to them as whisky epiphanies. That might seem a bit far-fetched, but … [Read more…]

Tomatin and Cù Bòcan – The Devil Dug

Two hundred pounds is a lot for a bottle of anything. I can think of lots of precious liquids – perfume, champagne, fine wine – of which none would receive two-hundred of my pounds for a single bottle. Of course, with whisky it’s a little different. As an example, I consider my recent Glengoyne 25 year-old purchase … [Read more…]

Best Value Single Malt Whisky 2017

Top Performers for Maximum Return on Minimum Investment. Occasionally, as you’re enjoying a particular dram, there can be a stab of anxiety. This is perhaps due to the fact that your favourite bottles will always disappear magically fast, the special ones in particular. Perhaps to the point you’re convinced the whisky pixies come help themselves … [Read more…]