Tagged with Laphroaig

Whisky Awakening.

When I was in my mid twenties I found out that I liked whisky, I’d always been a beer and cider drinker, but now I’d discovered whisky as well. I knew very little about whisky and certainly nothing about single malt whisky. This was in 1991, I was 26 years old and was just about to … Continue reading

LAPHROAIG…..(Tripple Wood Whisky)!

Tonight I’ve been drinking Laphroaig Tripple Wood, it’s one that I found in my cupboard when just browsing through trying to pick a dram for the evening, and it just seemed to fit the bill. I’m a real fan of Laphroaig, the 10 year old is always in my cupboard, as is the quarter cask, … Continue reading

Whisky Drinker, Not Whisky Snob!

I think I’ve said before that I have a lot of different whiskies, something like 140 or so. It can take me ages to decide just which one to drink, which leads me to believe that I’m a bit of a whisky snob! Many of the bottles in my cupboards are quite expensive or exclusive, … Continue reading

Nice Whisky, Where Did It Come From?

It’s whisky time! I wrote a blog a couple of days ago about whisky, in it I talked about a few of my favourite whiskies and I didn’t mention Mortlach, or Talisker, or Glen livet or Bunnahabhain, most remiss of me!. Some of the best whiskies I’ve ever tasted have been from distilleries I think … Continue reading

Pour Me A Whisky, Make An Old Man Happy!

I’m sat with a Highland Park 15 year old whisky, it’s lovely and you very rarely find a poor HighlandPark. I distil Gin and make Vodka for a living, and I’m passionate about my products, but my other passion isScottish Malt Whisky. I love the subtlty of the flavours, the softness of well aged spirit, the length … Continue reading