Archive of Speyside

Inchgower 29 Single Cask Review (53.9%)

on October 30th, 2012 in Single Malt Whisky, Speyside by dan | No Comments

Inchgower is not a name you hear a lot when talking about whisky. You don’t hear about it on many peoples top ten whisky lists, and you definitely don’t see it in the supermarket, so I wondered what this enigmatic and mysterious whisky would hold when I started to open…

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Titanic Whisky: The Glenrothes and ‘The Plucky Little Countess’

on April 11th, 2012 in Scottish, Single Malt Whisky, Speyside by dan | No Comments

Berry Bros. & Rudd has bottled a limited edition of just 100 bottles from a Sherry Cask of The Glenrothes 1998 Speyside, Single Malt Whisky to commemorate the centenary of the heroic efforts of the Countess of Rothes aboard the ill-fated RMS Titanic. The Whisky replicates the stock lost by…

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Glenmorangie Artein Released

on January 5th, 2012 in Editorial, Scottish, Single Malt Whisky, Speyside by dan | 1 Comment

The world famous¬†distillers¬†Gelenmorangie have released yet another addition to the core range of whiskies. The¬†Glenmorangie Artein (Scots Gaelic for “stone”) will sit along side the other expressions very nicly in our opinion having been extra matured “Super Tuscan wine casks“. It look great, sounds great and the only thing left…

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The Glenrothes Editors’ Casks

on December 12th, 2011 in Editorial, Scottish, Single Malt Whisky, Speyside by dan | No Comments

Below we have an example of a whisky I can’t afford and a whisky I can’t get a hold of. Can you remember the episode of Top Gear where they reviewed 3 car’s, none of which you could buy? Well this is a little bit like that: Berry Bros. &…

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WhiskyTimes Dan Visiting Speyside

on November 2nd, 2011 in Editorial, Scottish, Single Malt Whisky, Speyside by dan | No Comments

Earlier this year when the summer still threatened to shine down on us in the UK, Whiskytimes Dan spent a week visiting Speyside sampling some of the spirit of Scotland… here is the story. Let me set the scene… It was one of those days where you get out of…

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Master of Malt: Speyside (40%) Review

on October 13th, 2011 in Scottish, Single Malt Whisky, Speyside by dan | No Comments

I am going to out the elephant(s) in the room right from the get go: This IS a gift from Masters of Malt, they are jolly nice to have sent us it to try. With no promises made! It’s ‘no age definition’ which to me means young… Very Young! However…

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