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2010, Grain, Headline, Tasting Event, Tasting Notes, Twitter »

[2 May 2013 | One Comment | ]
The Glory of the grain tweet tasting – #GrainWhiskyTT

So, Grain whisky. It’s a well kept secret, but Single Grain whisky can be amazingly good. I’ve been advocating single grain for some time now, reviewed a few samples but I still felt i needed to try more, and what a better opportunity than to try it at one of Steve’s Twitter tastings and Arkwrights Whisky and Wines , who …

2010, Bunnahabhain, Featured, Headline, Islay, Master Of Malt, Peated, Sherry, Single Cask, Tasting Notes »

[16 Feb 2012 | One Comment | ]
Tasting Master of Malt Bunnahabhain 20 Year Old 1990 Single Cask

Need I repeat my saying that peat smoke and sherry go well together, or horribly together, depending on the combination. This time we’re in for a treat. This wee wonder was distilled in December of 1990 and aged in a single Spanish oak butt for 20 years before bottling on the 7th November 2011. Just from the colour you can …

2010, Feis Ile, Guest posts, Islay, Whisky Links »

[22 Jun 2010 | 10 Comments | ]
Feis Ile 2010 – Personal Notes from a Whisky Vacation (Part I of II)

Shai Gilboa, June 2010
When it comes to the world of whisky I consider myself a newbie. I was introduced to the water of life few years back when a good friend took me to a smoked whisky introduction night that was held by the Israeli Whisky Society. The friend had some problems (and still does), to get his nose and …