Campbeltown Trip – Day 1

Campbeltown was the destination of choice for 2019’s annual #BlindTastingOnTour trip, with Springbank, Glengyle, Cadenhead’s and most importantly for me, Glen Scotia all on the agenda. We kicked things off super early as the journey to Campbeltown was estimated to take us around 7 hours, with John and Andy picking …

Instagram Competition

To promote my recent blog post about the Tomatin Tasting at Southport Whisky Club I’ve decided to run a giveaway! The prize for each winner (Two will be picked at random) being one miniature bottle (50ml) of Tomatin Legacy, my take home dram on the night! Tomatin Legacy On the …

Paul John Whisky

Brilliance is matured in bourbon barrels for 3-5 years before being bottled. In comparison to Scotch, this is a fraction of the time; but forget not that the climate in Goa is drastically different from the climate in Scotland. It’s this tropical heat that causes greater evaporation (typically 8-10% a …

Southport Whisky Club

What a fantastic night, Ibon brought the entire core range of whiskies and talked us through them, describing each stage of the process and how the whisky gets its Campbeltown character. Included in the ticket price was a bottle of their Double Cask, which despite being a NAS entry level …