Notes

30.05.17

May 2017

It’s that Islay time of year again. The Whisky Festival started last weekend of May and I’m going over again to do my annual dinner on the Thursday night. A …

24.05.17

Highland Park – Orkney, Vikings & Valkyrie

5th May 2017 Last week of April saw a large clutch of European and US whisky scribes converging on Copenhagen courtesy of Highland Park. Owners, Edrington, were launching their new …

23.05.17

Highland Park and more

Well, the day after this is completed, I’m off to Copenhagen on a Highland Park trip to see presentations about a new Highland Park expression, Valkyrie and more. They’re doing …

31.03.17

Octomore and more

First up, just before I went running off to Dubai (special occasion), Bruichladdich launched Octomore OBA Concept in late February. What is that? It’s an expression exclusive to the Bruichladdich …

20.02.17

Sadness, Moving On and New Releases in Whisky

Some sad news and some happy news this month. The death was announced this last week of Dr. Jim Swan. His name will perhaps be unknown to many consumers but …

30.01.17

San Francisco Airport become Accredited Whisky Ambassador Venue

One of our partners, DFS, have expanded their network of Accredited Whisky Ambassador Venues to San Francisco. Here, Mark Sullivan of DFS reveal the Venue Accreditation for San Francisco Airport …

21.12.16

Festive Whisky Drinking

Well I survived the Highland Park Fire candle and didn’t set fire to anything except the taste buds with some more whisky samples – that’s in a good way. I’ve …

30.11.16

Whisky Tasting Treats

In recent weeks I’ve been the recipient of an array of whisky samples of for tasting so I’m feeling very spoiled but no time to taste them all. Instead I …

05.10.16

News, News, News

So much seems to have happened or been launched in the last month, immediately after I wrote the last blog so having to be rather selective this time. My trip …

26.08.16

Shop Early for Christmas Whisky?

If you are doing some early Christmas Shopping, then here’s Caroline’s most recent whisky blog. I hope everyone’s had a good summer and that we get an Indian one to …