Even though whisky has been described simply as “beer that’s grown up,” the actual process for whisky production requires skill and time
From two sides of the Pacific ocean comes two distinct whiskies in two different styles…Nikka Japanese whisky and Old Potrero Rye whiskey
Anthony Wills of Kilchoman take scotch distilling back to its roots at it’s distillery on Islay, a true “barley-to-bottle” operation
Whisky Wednesday scotch tastings at Gordon’s DTX are more than just a chance to taste some great spirits, it’s a way to make new friends
With my tasting notes lost, writing whisky reviews in a blog seemed to be a good backup plan. Here’s a collection of random tasting notes…I’m cleaning up
Being an Outlander fan has lots of benefits, including discovering Clan Fraser whisky, a blended scotch for fans of both whisky and Outlander
I discovered Outlander, then the New Hamphire Highland Games, then the Highland Games Scotch Tasting. Laphroaig & Bowmore are in the lineup this year
Westland American Single Malt whiskey line is to be savored. A five barley blend in each expression provides a backbone, and cask finishes add variety
Ireland vs. Scotland: a tasting event I went to pitted single pot still Irish whiskey against single malt scotch, and the two styles were quite distinctive.
Reaching out led me to receive ImpEx Beverage samples from all over Scotland and a couple from Ireland. Asking for help can pay off!