Category Archives: Reviews

Summer So Far…

Wow! What an amazing (and crazy-busy!) couple of months here at Spencerfield! Here are some of our highlights:   Edinburgh Gin wins Another Award! Winning a Master in the Premium category of the Gin Masters 2013 Raspberry Gin being featured on ITV’s This Morning – and Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby loving it!! Raspberry Edinburgh Continue reading..

Edinburgh Gin? Oh yes and it’s a belter Alison

Alison Craig An established presenter, writer and columnist Alison has worked full-time in the media for over 20 years. She is a Sony Award winning radio broadcaster,  has hosted TV series, radio shows and is a full-time voice over artist. Alison’s first novel The Nappy Years was a top ten best sellers in Scotland and Continue reading..

Jason Blogs Sheep Dip

A key marketing task of every drinks company that owns a distillery is to ‘discover’ a quaint story that can somehow be related to their whisky wares.  Some companies do this very well.  The little story behind Wild Turkey is a prime example.  Other ‘tales’ are pretty weak like Diageo’s suggestion that Johnnie Walker Gold Label is made up of a Continue reading..

New Review of Spencerfield Whiskies

The popular Whisky For Everyone blog has reviewed Spencerfield’s whisky offerings and we are happy to share their tuppence worth for all it’s worth……. Have just tried … Pig’s Nose & Sheep Dip The Pig’s Nose and Sheep Dip whiskies are made by a small independent whisky producer called the Spencerfield Spirit Company. The Managing Continue reading..

Winestate Feature Tastings

Australia’s oldest wine publication ‘ Winestate ‘  carries articles on feature tasting and review of Sheep Dip and Pig’s Nose in their current issue. We are happy to bring the findings to the fore!!! In their reviews of Whiskies of the World, Sheep Dip featured  in the  Single Malt Scotch Whisky Under $100 category and Continue reading..

Economist Readers Support Sheep Dip

The following article appeared in The Economist recently……and we feel it adds to the growing debate on globalisation and the growing popularity of scotch whisky with Sheep Dip being championed by benwardsbr .We think you will enjoy the article and can add to the debate!!!!! Scotch whisky Doubles all round Production of Scotch whisky is Continue reading..

Whisky Connosr’s Review of Old Hebridean 1990

Whisky Connosr is an independently owned social networking community for whisky lovers to discuss, rate and review their beloved malts. Spencerfield Spirit are delighted that Sheep Dip “Old Hebridean” 1990 Vintage has been reviewed by this highly reputable gang. Old Hebridean’s reviewer was ‘ The Fitz ‘ – Who are a couple of young guys Continue reading..

Whisky Week: Vatted Malts @ USQ

Wednesday, June 16, 2010 – 7:00pm USQ presents Whiskey Week: Vatted Malts Event Date: Wednesday, June 16, 7:00pm – 9:00pm Join USQ for the ultimate wind up to Father’s Day! Whether Dad is in to Single Malt Scotch, Vatted Malt Scotch, Bourbon, or Irish Whiskey, we’ve got you (and him!) covered! The second installation of Continue reading..

Glenmorangie Revamp.

Much debate has gone on in the Scottish press over the last week, with particular emphasis on the ownership of whisky companies, and the consequences of this ownership. Within this debate the changes to the iconic Glenmorangie label have, not unsurprisingly, generated a fairly emotional response. This was a particularly interesting topic for me as Continue reading..