Connas’ Stunnas: Tobermory Revived!

Distell Group have been a busy bunch of late, and after the huge launch of their inaugural Malt Gallery towards the end of last year, [...]

April 24th, 2019|Blog, Tasting Notes|

Tim’s Dusty Corner – Campbeltown Loch 21 Year Old

Welcome to another edition of Tim’s Dusty Corner! This month we’re looking at one of my recommended auction buys from last year: Campbeltown Loch 21 [...]

March 6th, 2019|Blog, Tasting Notes|

Tim’s Dusty Corner – Bowmore Tempest Batch 3

Welcome back to another poke around Tim’s Dusty Corner! Each month I give an insight into a bottle from yesteryear that can still be picked [...]

February 20th, 2019|Blog, Tasting Notes|

Tim’s Dusty Corner: Caol Ila 1996 Wilson and Morgan

Welcome back to Tim’s Dusty Corner!  This month I’m trying a recent purchase - a Caol Ila 1996 bottled in 2006 by the Italian independent [...]

January 23rd, 2019|Blog, Tasting Notes, Whisky Auctions|

Connas Stunnas: Benromach Core Range

In its current incarnation, under the ownership of Gordon & MacPhail, Benromach has been going from strength to strength. Situated near Forres in Morayshire, the [...]

January 16th, 2019|Blog, Tasting Notes|

Tim’s Dusty Corner: Springbank 10yo (2005)

The Springbank distillery needs little introduction.  For much of the 1980s and ‘90s it was the only survivor in Campbeltown - that curious Kintyre town [...]

January 9th, 2019|Blog, Tasting Notes, Whisky Auctions|

Tim’s Dusty Corner – Old Rarity 12 Year Old De Luxe

The Glasgow blending firm Bulloch Lade & Co. was established in Glasgow in 1830 and enjoyed its heyday towards the end of the 19th century, [...]

December 26th, 2018|Blog, Tasting Notes|

Connas’ Stunnas: Raasay & Borders Distillers

There’s a strong historical link at the core of everything Raasay and Borders Distillers do. Co-founder Alasdair Day’s great-grandfather, Allan MacDonald, hailed from the Hebrides [...]

December 13th, 2018|Blog, Tasting Notes|

Connas Stunnas: Steel Bonnets

Given the current political climate, it could be considered a gutsy move for an English distillery to unveil the first product containing their own single [...]

December 5th, 2018|Blog, Tasting Notes|

Connas’ Stunnas: Distell Malt Gallery

Greetings, folks! Connas here again with a round up of the whiskies which marked the first ever Malt Gallery from Distell. No doubt you’ll all [...]

November 26th, 2018|Blog, Tasting Notes, Whisky Tastings|
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