Category Archives: Pigs Nose

Jamie’s Emergency Pack

We weren’t half chuffed when at the biggest farmers market in the world ie Real Food at Earls Court last year Zoe from Jamie Oliver’s new magazine chose our minis as perfect for a gift she was putting together for Jamie’s new product range – superb quality, good fun available on line and from Jamies Continue reading..

Dr Whisky reviews Pigs Nose

Wednesday, January 09, 2008 Malt Mission 2008 #223 Pig’s Nose 5 yo Blended Scotch Whisky 40% abv £18 $30(USD) Blended for the contemporary drinker by Richard Paterson of Whyte & Mackay, Pig’s Nose was originally created in 1977 as a companion spirit to Sheep Dip (which you can vote for in the 2007 Drammies!!!) Taking Continue reading..

Fame at last.

“George? …who’s George”…please get in touch, George. George kindly sent Paul O’Grady a mini Sheep Dip and a mini Pigs Nose explaining that his friend on Skye put his longevity down to a Pigs Nose each morning and a Sheep Dip each night …. please try this at home

Alex in New York.

I’ve just returned from a somewhat exhausting, but very enjoyable, 10 day ‘meet-greet-press-the-flesh’ trip to New York. Meeting up with our esteemed distributors Admiral Imports, a huge round of retailers and engaging in some very interesting brand introductions and tastings. Not least of which was the Malt Advocate’s amazing WhiskyFest, on Tuesday 30th of Oct, Continue reading..

Connoisseur at work

Last Thursday Alex delivered the first of the Spencerfield Spirit tutored whisky tastings for our FaceBook; Sheep Fold Group held in Edinburgh. The tasting focused on identifying the elements, which combine so beautifully to produce Sheep Dip and Pig’s Nose whiskies and on recognising the contribution made to the nose and taste by the constituent Continue reading..

More kind words.

Thanks Nev, you’re a gent.

WhiskyFest NY:

Alex is in New York this week and will be at the WhiskyFest tonight. The Malt Advocate magazine’s 10th Annual WhiskyFest is from 6:30 to 10:00 pm (last pour at 9:30 pm) and should prove to be a cracking evening. With an amazing line-up of brand owners, distillery managers and master blenders from Scotland, Ireland Continue reading..

Spencerfield Christmas Cake. (Eat your heart out Delia.)

We have been “on the road” so much this muddy summer that I quite forgot to make our Christmas cake. (Flickr set here.) Walking with Doug and watching the tractor ploughing up the barley stubble jolted me from seasonal confusion and behold!, two Christmas cakes are in the larder maturing and steeping in the luxurious Continue reading..

Coverage in Whisky Pages.

The venerable and very well informed online magazine Whisky Pages wrote a nice piece about us this week. Providing it’s readers with an outline of Spencerfield, a mini-bio of Alex and a decent tasting review of Sheep Dip and Pig’s Nose. You can read the article yourself, on the website here:

Slainte! Another Satisfying Show.

Once again we were out and about with the Spencerfield Horsebox at a fantastic country show. This time it was the Scottish Game Conservancy Fair at Scone Palace, Perthshire. With hundreds, nay thousands of visitors being introduced to the delights of Sheep Dip and Pigs Nose over the 3 day event, by way of our Continue reading..