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2017 at Ormiston Whisky

Happy New Year to all of our customers and future customers. 2016 was a very busy year for us at Ormiston Whisky.  We bought and sold some great whisky making ourselves and our customers very happy. We also visited some very well organised whisky fairs and distilleries, met some cool people and sampled a lot […]

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Review – Glengoyne Cask Strength Batch 3

We thought we would share another great review written by Mark at malt-review.com Original found here:  http://malt-review.com/2016/02/08/glengoyne-cask-strength-batch-3/ Previously, I’ve never been super-excited by Glengoyne. Don’t get me wrong, it never offended me in the slightest – they produce a fine spirit – but I always felt just that little bit disappointed by the few whiskies […]

Review – Glenmorangie Milsean

We thought we would share a great review written by Mark at malt-review.com Original found here:  http://malt-review.com/2016/02/04/glenmorangie-milsean/   Milsean. It’s pronounced ‘meel-shawn’, and it means ‘sweet things’ in Gaelic. It’s the seventh release in Glenmorange’s Private Edition series. The whisky has been ‘extra-matured’ and Glenmorangie are – according to the press material – pioneers in […]

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Amazing Gifts For Whisky Fans

Christmas is fast approaching and we all start to think about what we are going to by that family member or friend who is a fan of all things whisky. Of course, a bottle of the water of life would be perfect for most but most of my whisky obsessed friends already have an extensive […]

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Review – Bruichladdich Micro Provenance Cask #009 1992 Pomerol

A Late Summer Trip To The Vinyard Bruichladdich Micro Provenance Cask #009 1992 Pomerol The Bruichladdich Distillery, Islay 22 year old 52.1% ABV 296 bottles Available in our shop here: Bruichladdich Micro Provenance Cask #009 1992 Pomeral Bruichladdich constantly finds itself dancing both on the edges of the future, and the reckonings of the past. Built […]

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Review – AnCnoc Rutter

AnCnoc Rutter. 46%. Matured in ex-bourbon casks and has a PPM of 11.0 It has an old gold colour. Nose: Sweet peaty aroma, Lemon cake, pineapple, candy, toffee apples, mint? Palate: Sweet honey, pepper and spices, cinnamon and some liquorice. Finish: Smoke lingering, apples, damsons, plums. I tried this about 30 mins after some older […]

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Cotswolds Distillery Visit

One a nice sunny July day, we decided to take a visit to the new kid on the English whisky block, The Cotswolds Distillery. It is located, as the name would suggest, in the part Cotswold Hills that resides in Warwickshire, close to country villages with wonderful names like Moreton-in-Marsh, Shipston-on-Stour and Hook Norton. We […]