Home » Archive

Articles in the Whisky Festivals Category

Featured, Headline, Jura, Tasting Notes, Whisky Festivals »

[25 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
Whisky Live TLV take I–Tasting  Isle of Jura 1984

Yesterday as planned I visited Whisky Live TLV which was held for the second year in a row, As always it was nice meeting many friends and blog readers from the growing Israeli whisky community as well as some cool guests from the whisky industry who were lucky enough to journey here from Europe.. I tasted quite a few whiskies, …

Headline, Whisky Festivals »

[24 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
Whisky Live Tel Aviv 2015–starts today

Last year was the first ever Whisky Live show in Israel, and it was a huge success. Of course it was not perfect, but I enjoyed it quite a bit. This year’s show which starts today promises to be even better, and bigger. With 2 Exclusive show bottlings (more info on that later) and quite a few interesting master classes …

BenRiach, Glendronach, Headline, Whisky Festivals »

[27 Sep 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Maltstock Masterclass #2–The Benriach and Glendronach

After finishing the MoM master class, we went out to eat a light lunch of sandwiches , as to allow us to eat nicely at dinner, while BBQ Guru NL was doing his magic with the BBQ and grill. Everyone was drooling at the sight of the piglet which was cooking nicely since the morning on the skewer.

A bit more …

Featured, Headline, Independent Bottling, Master Of Malt, That Boutique-y Whisky Company, Whisky Festivals »

[19 Sep 2012 | 5 Comments | ]
Maltstock Day #2–Master of malt Masterclass – That Boutique-y Whisky Company

So, after a solid 8 or so hours of sleep (while my room mate JB is still in deep slumber) I woke up with a bit of a headache (not enough sleep, and almost enough malts) , to wash up and get ready for day 2. Nothing is nicer on such a day than a big, nutritious and healthy Full …

Featured, Headline, whisky events, Whisky Festivals »

[16 Sep 2012 | 8 Comments | ]
Maltstock 2012–An incredible whisky weekend Part I

So I’m back. How was it you ask? It was wonderful! one of the better weekends I’ve had in recent years. full of whisky, friends and adventures. I decided to break my Maltstock adventures into 3 parts,  this is the first, and two coming posts about two very interesting master classes I’ve attended : Master of Malt’s new IB label, …

Headline, Whisky Festivals »

[6 Sep 2012 | No Comment | ]
Heading to MaltStock 2012 !

Time flies when you are having fun, and September 7th is drawing close. I will be flying over to the Netherlands for Malt Stock 2012, and I am really looking forwards to it. I will be happy to meet many NL whisky friends, and international whisky friends visiting too.
So, if you are there, and a blog reader, Facebook friends or …

Opinions, Round Table, Whisky Festivals »

[5 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]
Whisky Round Table  : Feb 2012 edition

Again, This time of month has come and February’s Round Table sessions is hosted by Keith of the Emporium. He has asked 3 simple questions regarding our views on whisky festivals :

Which, if any, festivals are you planning or hoping to attend this year?
What dictates your choice(s) here; Is it location and perhaps ease of travel, or is it more?
What …

Whisky Festivals »

[29 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
New Whisky & Music Festival : Pure Festival, London

If you’re in London this September (24,25th), and you love whisky and music (if you’re reading this blog, I’m sure you love whisky, and who doesn’t love music eh?) You should be aware of this lovely new Festival coming. Named Pure, and organized by the guys over at Connosr.com.
Pure aims to educate people on Whisky in a fun and informative …

Opinions, Round Table, Whisky Festivals »

[5 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]

It’s that time of the month again, and the Whisky Knights are sitting at the round table debating yet another whisky issues. This month the Glashow’s Whisky (and ale) blog is hosting all of us, courtesy of Mark Connelly,  A great guy and the organizer of this the first Glashow whisky festival (an awesome event as it seems, which makes …