#TheMacallan

Your wife might be going into labour nearly 6 weeks early; what do you do? Take part in a live Macallan Tweet Tasting of course!

#FestiveTreats

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret these whiskies very differently from me.

An Evening with Highland Park

 Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret any whiskies very differently from me.

Birmingham Festival 2016

In November I attended The Whisky Lounge’s Birmingham Whisky Festival 2016. The Whisky Lounge run similar festivals up and down the country but this was their first time in Birmingham which already has a history of whisky festivals run by The Birmingham Whisky Club and recently played host to the Midlands Whisky Festival. Their festivals are open…

Running a Whisky Tasting

If you’re reading my blog then there’s a good chance you’ve already attended a whisky tasting or two, and if not I would highly recommend it. If you have attended a whisky tasting though have you ever wondered how much work has gone into setting it up? After running a very small scale tasting myself…

Elements of Islay Tasting

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret any whiskies very differently from me.

Blending Workshop

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret any whiskies very differently from me.

Whisky & Cheese Pairing: An Evening of.

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whisky very differently from me. As a highlight of my whisky and cheese pairing so far I hosted an evening of whisky and cheese pairing, with a selection of 3 cheeses and 4 whiskies on offer.

World Whisky Day Event

The 21st May was World Whisky Day (you can find out more about it here: World Whisky Day). So to mark the occasion I held a small tasting session for a few friends. This was my first time running a tasting session and although I’d put in plenty of planning I knew things probably wouldn’t go quite to plan.

Planning my first Whisky Tasting

If you don’t already know then the 21st May is World Whisky Day (you can find out more about it here: World Whisky Day). So to mark the occasion I wanted to hold a small tasting session for a few friends. Although I’ve attended a few whisky festivals, been on a few distillery tours and recently…