Wemyss Malts, Whisky made with passion

Wemyss Range

When you go to the website of Wemyss (pronounced as Weems) malts, you read the following:

The Wemyss family have had a longstanding passion for malt whisky and their connections with the industry date back to the turn of the 19th century when John Haig (founder of Haig’s) built his first distillery on Wemyss land.

And the passion they write about, you will find this in every whisky they release. And their range of hand crafted malts was conceived with the aim of making them more accessible and understandable.

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Harrow Whisky Festival – 2017

The second Harrow Whisky Festival will again take place at the stunning Best western plus Grim’s Dyke Hotel in Harrow Weald (London) set in the beautiful Lady Gilbert’s Gardens. Short taxi ride from Undergrounds.

A superb line-up of exhibitors with an increase of more than 50% from the first festival. Distillers, bottlers and blenders will take up positions in two festival rooms. Talks will be in the prestigious Sullivan Suite used in filming of Sliding Doors, One Chance (James Corden) and many more.

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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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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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Fingerlicking Chocolate & Tongue stroking Whisky

P1210608I received a lovely package with a fingerlicking and tongue stroking content from Bowmore and British chocolatier Montezuma’s.

Bowmore and Montezuma’s have joined together for a special collaboration. The challenge: To discover the answer to an age-old question “if Bowmore was a chocolate bar, what would it taste like?”.

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