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.
You 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 ….
When a package arrives with two beauties inside. Whisky Beauties that is, my heart starts beating like a geek.
It’s time to review 2 samples from Benromach Distillery. I’m cutting the notes in two. In this review you can read about my findings about the 10yr old. The vintage will be joining soon! Continue reading
After a long and hard struggle I finally decided to open the bottle. I’m sorry that I can’t tell you the exact reason, it was a feeling I had. And a good feeling that was.
I knocked on the sample An Cnoc, the 12 yr old a couple of times, but no one opened the cap. Lucky for me I have strong hands and a strong grip. Voila, the sample has been opened in just a few seconds. Could be magic .. or I’m just a little criminal.
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!
When I was younger I collected perfume, so Curiosity popped up! WIll this Whisky be as I imagined? Or will it be just completely different?
Reading the handwritten label, It tells me it’s a grain whisky, Single Cask and 51,2%.
I have to admit that I used google to find some information about the distillery and found some that might interest you ( the reader ) as well .
There was a search for 20 Glen Garioch Drambassadors who would love the opportunity to receive and review an exclusive new mystery dram, ahead of release!
Many bloggers have send their interest and 20 Glen Garioch Drambassadors were selected and were informed through mail.
Not long ago I received the package from Glen Garioch with a lovely content. A small bottle of whisky, a small jar of jam and a large piece of dark chocolate. Oh and let’s not forget about the letter with clues.