Five out of four
When I fell in love with whisky twenty years ago I wanted to learn everything I could about it in general and about single malt scotch whisky in particular.
What to get a man who's tried it all
The Father's Day is approaching fast and I would be lying if I said I haven't thought about taking the slightly obvious (at least from my perspective) way out of gift shopping.
#MeetTheMakers – John MacDonald
We've decided to publish a series of interviews with people from all around the company that should shed light on some of Balblair's inner workings. And the best thing about it? You get to ask the questions.
Balblair 1990 chocolate pairing
Enjoy the gloriously indulgent combination of fine whisky and chocolate this Easter weekend...
Balblair 2003 Tasting Notes
Read Balblair 2003 Vintage tasting notes from Chris Hoban, blogger at The Edinburgh Whisky Blog...
Simplicity is the key if you believe the old cliché. But while that's true in most cases, sometimes simplicity just makes things less exciting or dynamic. Take the Balblair range for example.
The Balblair Odyssey
I feel a strong connection to Balblair, both the physical site and the single malt. Before 2007, it epitomised the hiding of one’s light beneath the bushel...
A proper Burns night
A little Burns Night inspiration...
The Perfect Glass for your Vintage
Those who take whisky seriously and endeavour to know everything there is to know about their drink realised long time ago that although commonly used glassware is useful and works well in certain situations
New Vintages Review
What better way to welcome in 2014 than with a Hogmanay tasting of the three brand new vintage expressions just released by the Balblair team.
Balblair for Christmas
While buying whisky for yourself is relatively easy, getting it for somebody else may be a daunting task. That's why we have prepared a short guide to who may enjoy which Balblair Vintage and why.
I love the idea of vintage whisky
Few distilleries take this route but it’s such a good idea for birthdays and anniversaries. Even better, when you taste the different vintages from Balblair, there’s such an exciting contrast between them which i explore today in my guest blog...