Advent: Day 12 – TBWC Glenburgie Batch 2

I have to confess that I’ve never come across Glenburgie before. Apparently owned by Pernod Ricard, much of it’s production goes into Ballantine’s – but other than that it seems to be a remarkably anonymous distillery. Still, many of the independent bottlers seem to extract a cask or two from the distillery which is probably… Read more »

Advent: Day 11 – Ardmore 10 Year Old Batch 1

I have to admit that for quite a while, I’d assumed that Ardmore was one of those made-up distilleries that independent bottlers use when they’re not allowed to admit where a whisky has come from. To my Islay-obsessed eyes, this was clearly a not-so-subtle nod to Ardbeg. Of course, the ‘Ard’ prefix crops up all… Read more »