Diageo’s new whisky, Haig Club, fronted by the famously teetotal David Beckham, is a bold step by the company and by ‘Goldenballs’ himself. It was reported back in February that Beckham and his manager, Simon Fuller (apparently more enthusiastic about … Continue reading
A Review of two tastings. Two Irish whiskey tastings with a Spirit of Frisia Hint at the end.
Cameronbridge grain distillery in ‘the Kingdom’ of Fife looks more like a factory than a traditional pagoda-roofed malt whisky distillery. It can however trace its roots back to 1824, when the Haig distillery was opened and was also the first … Continue reading
Recently I got a tip, a kissable one, delicious the person said. The golden tip was to try a “Castle” whiskey from Ireland. You must know my curiosity by now. Knappogue Castle 12 yr is the whiskey, that had to be kissed.
This is a tasting note I recently found somewhere in my own house.. A tasting note of a 17yr old Ballantine’s.
Cities and states in the U.S are starting to advertise themselves in hopes of generating revenue for the city/state and its residents, convincing us that the life there is so diverse and it’s by all means the greatest place on earth. Well at least that’s the feel I got from the ‘Come Visit California’ commercial.
Jameson is the centre of St Patricks day, and that was this day! At this evening a Twitter Tasting of Jameson Whiskey was held. Alwynne Gwilt, alias Miss Whisky, was our hostess for the night and was filling in for Steve. Due circumstances he could’t make it. Alwynne did a fantastic job this evening with the #jamesonwhiskey Tweet Tasting.