Archive of speyside

Black Grouse Scotch

on June 3rd, 2011 in Blended whisky by dan | No Comments

During a recent trip to London I had my eyes opened to how good blended whisky can actually be. I was particularly blown away by the Grants 18. So with that in mind I have a bottle of Black Grouse as recommended in #101 whiskies to try before you die’…

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The Balvenie Signature 12 years (40%)

on April 8th, 2011 in Pictures, Scottish, Single Malt Whisky by James | 1 Comment

Spring has just sledge hammered it’s way into April. Twenty two degrees centigrade out of nowhere caught the majority of us by surprise including myself The sudden change in temperature got me thinking about reaching for the lighter, fruity whisky and stowing away the belly warmers for the 2am camp…

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Glen Moray Classic Whisky Review (40%)

on March 14th, 2011 in Scottish, Single Malt Whisky by dan | 15 Comments

Glen Moray Speyside Single Malt Glen Moray is one of my oldest most trusted whisky buys. A long time ago I picked up a bottle of Glen Moray for £14 odd. WHAT! …fourteen pounds? fourteen, not fourty! Yes fourteen, dont be such a snob. I got it home and that…

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Aberlour 10 years old single malt (40%)

on March 10th, 2011 in Pictures, Scottish, Single Malt Whisky by dan | No Comments

After a long day at work, moving home and cleaning the bath I am suitably ready to smash some whisky. But which super market bog standard to go for? Mmmmm….. the speyside Aberlour single malt 10 years old? Yes that will do for CBA whisky choice. To be honest its…

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