Author Archives: Mike

£1,000 a nip:

The price alas, (or should that be thank goodness) not of our beloved Sheep Dip, but for Johnnie Walker 1805. A £1,000 a dram at The Gleneagles Hotel, this limited edition blend is, perhaps not surprisingly, on sale to the general public. Kevin over on the ever-informative Scotchblog had an hugely interesting post on the Continue reading..

New photosets up on Flickr.

When we had a spare moment or two the other evening, we uploaded some new stuff to our ever-growing Flickr photography collection. We’ve got photographs of the shows we’ve been to, pictures of Spencerfield, who we are, lots of shots from our tastings, and of course a whole bunch of the real star of the Continue reading..

On the road again.

Ah 2007, the Summer of Love. Well it is if you love Sheep Dip & Pigs Nose, because we’ll be travelling all over the country to some of the UK’s top Agricultural Shows and Game Fairs spreading the spirit Spencerfield. And of course, allowing everyone we meet the opportunity to sample our illustrious flagship brands. Continue reading..

The Wall Street Journal. (Almost.)

Eric Felten, the venerable Wall Street Journal’s reporter of the booze and bars beat, rang Alex recently to get his view on the Vatted/Blended stromash. And a very nice chat it was too, with Alex providing Eric with his take on the issue. Unfortunately, (because Eric only had old product), Alex’s insights and qoutes didn’t make Continue reading..