Whisky Ladies Contributor’s Choice – Glentauchers, Balvenie, Talisker

When doing whisky tastings, themes are great but sometimes going a bit random is even better! And that’s exactly what we did this month with the Whisky Ladies…. we invited contributions and then discovered what they brought! What did we … Continue reading

Whisky Archives – Food Pairing with Cragganmore, Talisker, Lagavulin, Springbank 18 year

Another from our archives, this time a special pairing of food and whisky from Dec 2013. For the last tasting of 2013, we celebrated with a special whisky-food pairing. Tasting notes were provided to the chef in advance and he was given full license to indulge … Continue reading

Winnipeg’s Cabinet Talisker Storm NAS 45.8%

Talisker jumped on the NAS marketing bandwagon some time ago… and has its fair share of fans and detractors for their expressions. Recently, we sampled the Talisker 57° North 57% and were not massively impressed with the ‘sardines on saltines’ experience. A … Continue reading

Unchartered Territory – Talisker 57′ North, Laphroaig PX, Inchgower 13 year

As the mercury rises in Mumbai and we impatiently wait for monsoon to make its appearance, our merry malt gang made its way over to a members home for an evening of whisky sampling. The ‘non-theme’ of the evening proved … Continue reading