The Whiskies Wot Peter Bought : Johnnie Walker Green Label 15 Year Old

Why did I buy it?Ralfy. One of the first reviewers I really got into over on YouTube, his one take, rambling style isn't for everyone but for some reason it really struck a chord with me. The review for the particular bottle in question is here : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKB3vyvtnEk and we catch Ralfy in a rather … Continue reading The Whiskies Wot Peter Bought : Johnnie Walker Green Label 15 Year Old

The Whiskies Wot Peter Bought : Deanston Batch 2 by The Boutique-y Whisky Company

Why did I buy it? I have a habit of 'Google-ing' the places we are visiting in advance to see if there and any reputable whisky stockists in the area and happily I found one just outside of York, our weekend city break location. A quick check in their online shop gave much hope and … Continue reading The Whiskies Wot Peter Bought : Deanston Batch 2 by The Boutique-y Whisky Company

The Whiskies Wot Peter Bought : Kilchoman Loch Gorm 2018

Why did I buy it? Trust in a brand. Kilchoman very much started as they meant to go on when they released their first whisky; the 'Inaugural Release' in 2009 a quality, albeit young spirit proudly declaring on the label it was non-chill filtered and natural colour. Probably a bit fickle from me but I … Continue reading The Whiskies Wot Peter Bought : Kilchoman Loch Gorm 2018

The Whiskies Wot Peter Bought : Oban 15 Year Old Distillers Edition 2015

Why did I buy it? I mean, technically; I didn't buy it. My partner did. However I was given a choice of a few different bottles on the shelf in the shop so I picked it; and that's practically the same thing isn't it?So why did I pick it? I'd never tried Oban before, and … Continue reading The Whiskies Wot Peter Bought : Oban 15 Year Old Distillers Edition 2015

The Whiskies Wot Peter Bought : Bruichladdich 8 Year Old

Why did I buy it?I was fairly early into my whisky journey and I'd heard much about Bruichladdich. Ralfy.com and a few other reviewers raved about them. They were perceived as a cool and trendy distillery, and even labeled themselves the "Progressive Hebridean Distillers" on their packaging. I'd also read and watched a few different … Continue reading The Whiskies Wot Peter Bought : Bruichladdich 8 Year Old

Rosebank

Is there that car that you never think you'll ever own or drive? Or maybe a country that you'll think you'll never be able to visit? Or a famous singer you'll never be able to see perform live? Well for me, Rosebank is the single malt that holds that perch in my mind. But before … Continue reading Rosebank

Play that Funky Music Springbank

That's probably the worst/best title yet. I'll let you decide. Springbank. From that Westerly outcrop that is Campbeltown. Once a thriving whisky community it now is the home to just three distilleries, Glengyle, Glen Scotia and of course Springbank. Springbank and Glengyle distilleries are owned by J.A Mitchell and sons. A family run and very … Continue reading Play that Funky Music Springbank