[Review] Glen Scotia 8 Year Old (1980s-1990s Bottling)

So it’s coming closer and closer to a year since I’ve been to Campbeltown. And while most would crave to venture back to Springbank and Glengyle and Cadenhead’s, I really yearn to go back to Glen Scotia again because for what it is it was a great distillery experience with some very underrated whisky, especially the unpeated stuff. So with that being said, it’s time … Continue reading [Review] Glen Scotia 8 Year Old (1980s-1990s Bottling)

Glen Scotia Dunnage Tour and Tasting

The final part of my Campbeltown trip is finally here. It’s been a heck of a day. Some amazing whiskies were tried and I experienced a lot of new aspects about whiskymaking here in Scotland, but now it’s finally time to go out with a bang! And what better way to end my Campbeltown expedition then at the Glen Scotia Distillery! Now in terms of … Continue reading Glen Scotia Dunnage Tour and Tasting

Glen Scotia 14 1992 Gordon & MacPhail Cask Strength

Today is brought to you by the number 7. As in Advent Day #7. Yes, I’m keeping up with this, popular or not. I went through it, now you do too. It’s like you’re drinking it, without the taste or intoxication or comradery or really anything fun. But hey, you get to read what I wrote! That’s… something. Right? Let’s get to the whisky before… Continue reading Glen Scotia 14 1992 Gordon & MacPhail Cask Strength

Glen Scotia SMWS 93.72 “BBQ outside a sweetie factory”

This is a continuation of my ongoing series that I’m calling “Scotch Malts, Wife’s Selection”, in which my wife goes through my backlog of SMWS (Scotch Malt Whisky Society) samples that I haven’t reviewed yet, pours them blind, and then I review it blind. There was a time when Campbeltown was filled to the brim with distilleries. If you were an extremely wealthy person who liked… Continue reading Glen Scotia SMWS 93.72 “BBQ outside a sweetie factory”

Glen Scotia 1992 – Cask Strength (Gordon & MacPhail) [Feather’s Flight Review Set #9]

So, if you haven’t heard by now, and probably, you haven’t, here in the sleepy expansive megacity of Toronto, we had a /r/Scotch meetup . And it was a neckbeard-y good time. Seriously though, it was amazing, and fun, and really cool to sit back and drink with fellow Scotch nerds. Thank you to/u/muaddib99 for setting the whole thing up. I’m going to go in backwards order now.… Continue reading Glen Scotia 1992 – Cask Strength (Gordon & MacPhail) [Feather’s Flight Review Set #9]