A review of an 18 year old Chivas Regal blended scotch whisky from Chivas Brothers.
Glendronach Founded in 1826 by a consortium including James Allardice in Forgue, Aberdeenshire and was only the second distillery to apply for a license to legally produce alcohol under the 1823 Excise Act.. Part of the distillery was destroyed by fire in 1837 and in 1852 Walter Scott takes control of the distillery but dies […]
In 1826, deep in the Forgue valley of the east Highland hills, our founder James Allardice built his distillery. He named it ‘GlenDronach’, Scots Gaelic for ‘valley of the brambles’. So began our dedicated quest of nearly two centuries, to master a signature style which is elegant, rich and robust, maturing The GlenDronach in the […]
Glendronach Master Vintage 1993 25yo – PRE-ORDER
Glenglassaugh is a Highland distillery with a spotty history of closures. The last time was in 1986 back when it was owned by Eddington group who was using it as blend fodder. It was re-opened by a private group in 2008 and then acquired by Benriach under Billy walker’s tenure in 2011. So basically what […]
The French oil company Total is close to selling its stake in the Laggan-Tormore project west of Shetland to private equity firms. It is understood that Albion Energy and First Alpha Energy Capital are willing to pay £ 1 billion for 20% of Laggan-Tormore and interests in a number of smaller North Sea fields. Reuters […]
A fantastic cask strength Highland Single Malt from GlenDronach that is full of character, flavour and boldness. A masterful whisky.
Total have announced a significant new discovery of gas in the North Sea. 37 metres of net gas and condensate was found in a well drilled to a depth of 5,056 metres. It is estimated that there are 250m barrels of oil equivalent of recoverable resources at Glengorm prospect. Kevin McLachlan, senior vice president exploration […]
The leaders of the oil and gas industry have welcomed the news that international giants east of Aberdeen have found a find that they say there is still much to do in the mature North Sea. Total made a finding that includes an estimated 250 million barrels that can be mined by China's CNOOC and […]
Green activists are dismayed when a Chinese company has announced the discovery of the largest gas field in the North Sea for more than a decade. Drilling resulted in 250 million barrels of gas reserves, which could significantly improve UK demand. With the nation's stringent goal of cutting greenhouse gas emissions under the Paris Climate […]
Chinese, French and Italian energy companies have been celebrating the largest natural gas discovery in the British North Sea for more than a decade. Experts said yesterday that the discovery of Glengorm has shown that there are still lives in some of the more mature British waters. The project partner Total Exploration and Production UK […]
An excellent release from Glendronach, who are breathing new life into their Revival range. The Brand The distillery has a history dating back to 1826, when it was first opened by James Allardice, who was renowned for his business skills. For decades, the distillery made Whisky without interruption, until 1996, when they were mothballed. They […]