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…

Whisky Birmingham 2016

In March this year I attended Whisky Birmingham 2016 with a group of friends. This is an annual event run by The Birmingham Whisky Club which is open for anyone to attend though they do also run a membership scheme for those wanting something extra. The Birmingham Whisky Club have their own blog here on WordPress which…

Whisky Birmingham 2015

Back in March this year I attended Whisky Birmingham 2015 with a close friend. This is an annual event run by The Birmingham Whisky Club which is open for anyone to attend though they do also run a membership scheme for those wanting something extra. This is the second whisky festival I have attended, the first being…