Category Archives: Distilleries

The Glenlivet Alpha and Josie

Reviews: The Glenlivet Alpha and Josie (Single Cask Edition)

For my next review, I’ll be taking a look at a pair of pretty cool offerings from The Glenlivet that I was lucky enough to try, Alpha and Josie. Both…

Benrinnes 23 Year

Review: Benrinnes 23 Year (Diageo Special Releases 2009)

In my last review, I mentioned that Benrinnes really does two things well: cask strength and heavily sherried. Well, it doesn’t get much more cask strength and heavily sherried than…

Benrinnes 16 Year Signatory

Review: Benrinnes 16 Year 1995 (Signatory Cask Strength Collection)

If I’ve learned anything about Benrinnes, it’s that this distillery really shines in two different categories: heavily sherried and bottled at cask strength. This particular Benrinnes is from the Signatory…

Review: Glen Keith Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

its time for another Boutique-y review. Today, I’ll be looking at Glen Keith Batch 1 from That Boutique-y Whisky Company. Like many of the Chivas holdings, Speysider Glen Keith never…

Review: Aultmore Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

Hello, readers. Let’s talk Aultmore. Aultmore is a Speyside distillery that’s mostly used in blends so no one ever hears about it, although it recently got some respect as a…

Review: Tobermory Batch 2 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

Next up on our block of Boutique-y reviews is an island distillery that I have very much enjoyed in the past. The OB Tobermory 15 Year expression is a really…

Review: Clynelish – Batch 2 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

(Note: This is Part 1 of a block of That Boutique-y Whisky Company reviews.) Today I’m reviewing Batch 2 of Clynelish from That Boutique-y Whisky Company. Clynelish is a coastal…

Review: Tamdhu 8 Year 2005 (Signatory Vintage)

When I got this sample, I had no idea what it was. The friend who sent it to me said it was something he didn’t think I would try so…

Review: Rosebank 21 Year 1990 (Diageo’s Special Releases)

Last year, I was out in California on a business trip. Before I left, I looked around to see what kind of whisky bars were in the greater Los Angeles…

Review: Aultmore 5 Year Single Cask (Master of Malt)

Today I’m reviewing Aultmore’s 5 Year Single Cask bottling by Master of Malt. Before the recent release of the Aultmore OB Range (which I have yet to come across), this…