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Wolfburn No.155 Small batch

We’re continuing our series of new distilleries reviews, and this time we’ve gone to the most northerly distillery in mainland Scotland: Wolfburn. Located at Thurso, the location was home to a distillery founded originally in 1821 and operating in the 19th century until it fell into disarray and turned to shambles. In 2011 planning was […]

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Hyde 10 Year Old No. 1 Presidents Cask [Irish] Whiskey

So, another Irish whisky has arrived, named “Hyde” and sold by the  ‘Hibernia’ Distillers Company. They are actually setting up a distillery based in Cork , but this whisky was sourced from another distillery (most likely Cooley).  There is not a lot of info about the “Hibernia” company as their site is still under construction. […]

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Westward Small Batch Oregon Straight Malt Whiskey

Time for a bit of a change, with an American single malt whiskey made in Oregon in small quantities  from 100% malted barley grown in the Pacific Northwest. Fermented with a traditional ale yeast and distilled in copper pots, the spirit is aged in new charred oak for more than 2 years. I was given […]