#wishkyhour

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.

International Scotch Day

Today (Friday 10th February 2017) is the first ever International Scotch Day! What’s that, you’ve never heard of it before? Well until about a week ago neither had I! So what’s it all about (other than Scotch obviously)? International Scotch Day is a Diageo initiative to promote Scotch. Yes that’s right, Diageo are running it….

#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.