On today's Side by side we're looking at two independently bottled Linkwoods. It's not a whisky you see very much, I can only think of one distillery bottling I've tried, all the rest I've tried or seen have been indies.
Sunday, 10 January 2021
Wednesday, 6 January 2021
Irish whiskey has really come of age in 2020, more and more distilleries and independent bottlers releasing their own and sourced whiskies.
Saturday, 2 January 2021
Glenturret has always been part of the Famous Grouse blend, and since 2002 it's spiritual home, but this changed with the distillery's sale in 2019.
Wednesday, 30 December 2020
First of all thank you to all the people who have read my blog (c79,000 up from 48,000 last year) and followed me on Twitter (c3,570 up from 2,600 last year).
Tuesday, 29 December 2020
It features whisky from Edrington's Glenrothes, Highland Park, Macallan, North British, swaps with other Scottish distilleries and until recently Glenturret.
Monday, 28 December 2020
Saturday, 26 December 2020
Friday, 18 December 2020
Monday, 14 December 2020
If you've ever been to Cadenhead's shop in Campbeltown you will have had a look in The Cage, a simple wooden cupboard with chicken wire doors and a padlock - you can look but you can't touch!
Friday, 11 December 2020
A message from @TheWhiskyChaps arrived asking if I'd like to run a #BlindTasting session for them - how could I say no?