Europe VS Asia

Europe VS Asia Date: Thursday 21st November 2019 Time: 7:30pm – 9pm (please arrive for 7:15pm for a 7:30pm start) Location: The Lych Gate Tavern, 44 Queen Square, Wolverhampton, WV1 1TX Price: £18 per person or £16 for Lych Gate Whisky Club Members. Tickets available direct from The Lych Gate Tavern or online. Online tickets…

Re:Find Rye Whiskey

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whisky differently from me. On Sunday 18th November we started Series 5 of #BlindTasting. If you’ve not heard of the #BlindTasting’s then you can get the low-down HERE along with details of previous series and…

Canadian Club Whisky

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whisky differently from me. Colour: Reddish gold. Nose: Sweet with aniseed and a touch of straw. Palate: Watery bit with some sweetness and aniseed note again with a rising bitterness. Finish: Bitter, aniseed – like…

Black Rock

Black Rock whisky bar – not your average bar. For starters it doesn’t even have a bar! Black Rock whisky bar is located in Shoreditch in London. When you arrive there is nothing but an unassuming sign hanging above a staircase. You’d be forgiven for not even knowing it’s there and instead focusing on “Sack,…

The Exclusive Dram

Don’t be confused by their name – The Exclusive Dram is not some high end, exclusive club – far from it! Instead their aim is to allow anyone the chance to sample some of the most unique and expensive whiskys without breaking the bank! The Exclusive Dram has been created to bring you a wee…

The Whisky Show 2018

The Whisky Show is run by The Whisky Exchange who not only have an online store that you can buy whisky, other spirits, beer, wine, glassware etc but they also have shop in Covent Garden. For the second year in a row I’ve lucky enough to get a free ticket to attend the Trade &…

Dream Whiskies

Dream Whiskies is owned by Paul Martin. Paul has been in the drinks industry for more than 30 years during which time he has owned restaurants and cocktail bars, won numerous cocktail mixing titles, twice held the world record for speed cocktail mixing and has written five books on cocktail mixology, bartending and hospitality service. Most…

Eagle Rare 10

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whiskey differently from me. This sample was kindly given to me by No Nonsense Whisky who produces weekly videos about whisky with a “no nonsense” approach to tasting. Check out his videos on YouTube here….

The Whisky Show

THE ART OF WHISKY The UK’s finest and largest whisky festival, bringing distillers and whisky lovers from all over the world together at Old Billingsgate in the heart of London for a truly spectacular food and whisky experience. This year’s theme was The Art of Whisky. Taken from The Whisky Show website. The Whisky Show…

Feckin Irish Whiskey

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