Dubai Dream Drams – Kilchoman Sherry Single Cask 59.5%

Started in 2005, Kilchoman was the first new distillery on Islay in nearly 125 years. More importantly, the distillery crafted a distinctive “Islay character” style that challenged assumptions that quality required age. Recently in Mumbai, I had the pleasure of … Continue reading

Revisiting Johnnie Walker’s Green Label, Kavalan Solist Sherry, Kilchoman

One of the things I really appreciate about our original Mumbai tasting club is that our default is to sample blind. What the means is even something we thought we knew, we have an opportunity to rediscover. Which was exactly … Continue reading

Kilchoman Trilogy Pairing Quandary

Imagine you are a celebrated curator of special gourmet experiences. Picture your normal metier as a sommelier is to pair food with wine. Then someone comes to you with a challenge… Craft a unique evening pairing dishes with cask strength peated whiskies … Continue reading