Bowmore Small Batch & Glenfiddich Millennium Vintage 2012 tasting notes

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A while ago, I was talking to Femke Tijtsma Sijtsma, one of the rare whisky women in my list of contacts. I don’t mean to be degrading or so, it’s just a fact that for some or other reason, women are a rarity in the whisky world.

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The Benromach Vintage 1976

_DSC0361You are probably very curious about the vintage after reading about the Benromach 10 yr.  I was born in the year 1979 and consider myself vintage. Flipping the 9 and you get 1976.

1976 is the year, Apple Computer Company is founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne and 1976 is the year Sony brings the Betamax cassette on the market ….

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Bowmore, ‘the first Islay Single Malt’, introduceert Bowmore Small Batch

Bowmore Small BatchBowmore, ‘the first Islay Single Malt since 1779’, introduceert Bowmore Small Batch, de eerste permanente toevoeging aan het Bowmore assortiment sinds 2006. Small Batch is gerijpt op uitsluitend ‘first & second fill’ bourbon vaten en wordt gebotteld op 40% alc.

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Morning Glory Fizz

Screen Shot 2014-06-12 at 12.24.07 PMThis drink was to be consumed early in the morning as a ‘liv-en-er’ enjoyed best when made immediately after the fresh citrus has been squeezed for best effects.

This is for me a Summer Cocktail. I’m always up early. Thanks to the birds and the sun ( when she’s shining) in the bedroom on my face.

Here is a recipe that will bring the summer to you!

Glass: Highball

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