The Mortlach 12 Year Old

May 4, 2019

Tasting notes:The Beast of Dufftown snorts—we expect fire streaming from its nose, but instead, piñata-like, out pop candied Vienna sausages, little samples of linen from [...]

The Mortlach 25 Year Old

December 23, 2014

Tasting notes: Mortlach is a fave.  It’s a Nick Hornby Top-5 distiller if there ever was one.  So the chance to try their 25-year-old expression was not to be missed.  [...]

The Mortlach 18 Year Old

December 4, 2014

Tasting notes: The nose of the Mortlach 18 is both restrained and singular, like Secretariat in the gate before winning the Triple Crown running away. It’s crouched and [...]

The Mortlach Rare Old

November 18, 2014

Tasting notes:      We are, predictably enough, huge fans of Mortlach. For me, it started when a Master Distiller, who was leading me through his company’s [...]

The SMWS 76.84

September 18, 2012

[This is one of many shorter reviews we’re posting on current Scotch Malt Whisky Society offerings (rocking Lo-Mob photographic effects on the pics).  Check out the [...]

The Mortlach 15 from Gordon & MacPhail

November 24, 2010

Tasting notes: With a name that could have been that of the cantankerous, long-lost second cousin of Albus Dumbledore, this whisky is a piece of interesting, if not [...]