Teeling Small Batch Irish Whiskey (Rum Finish) Teeling, perhaps you’ve never heard of them. Maybe you’ve heard of Cooley? Yes, Cooley one of the 3 juggernauts of Irish Whiskey. Truth be told really there are only 3 major distilleries that are producing world wide marketable Irish Whiskey, Bushmills, Middleton (Jamesons etc.) and Cooley (Kilbeghan, Connemara, […]Read more "Teeling Small Batch Irish Whiskey (Rum Finish)"
Whisky Review: Canadian Club 20 Year Old Canadian Whisky I’ve always held a special place in my heart for Canadian Whisky (obviously, right?). However in terms of the bigger Canadian companies, Canadian Club has been historically my least favourite. Sorry, I just never really got off on the thin body overly sweet profile that came […]Read more "Whisky Review: Canadian Club 20 Year Old"
Evan Williams 2006 Vintage Single Barrel As I continue to delve a little bit deeper into Bourbon I decided to take advantage of a trip to the US by bringing back something of a budget bottle, something a little cheaper then what I had spent in the past. Now, Bourbon’s typically are a good deal […]Read more "Evan Williams 2006 Single Barrel Bourbon"
Whisky Review – Springbank 10 Year Old Well, after a long hiatus I’m back. Not only am I back but I’m back with a classic Malt from a one of Scotland’s most historically relevant distilleries, Springbank. Since I started this relatively serious hobby of blogging, nosing, tasting, hunting Whiskies, Springbank was highly recommended and given […]Read more "End of the Hiatus: Springbank 10 Years Old"
Five Recommended Irish Whiskies Tis the week of Saint Paddy’s Day and I for one am very excited indeed. I love Irish Whisky, Irish Culture, Irish Music… Irish Women… after my own Wonderful Wife. I love the Irish Accents, the hills, the films everything. I’m half Irish myself, half my Mom, half my Dad, well […]Read more "St Paddy’s Day Special; 5 Recommended Irish Whiskies from CWL"
I haven’t had time for much of this stuff lately and with the drive on at work I know that I’m not going to get a chance to do much more blogging for another few weeks unless I make the extra special effort to find the time. However, today I wanted to break away from […]Read more "Recommendations from CWL"
Aberlour 15 Year Old Double Cask It’s always nice to get a gift from family travelling overseas. The year before last, my Father and Mother went to the Middle East on holiday (seriously, it’s true) and when they flew back through London they made the effort to stop by World of Whiskies. Over the month […]Read more "Aberlour 15 Year Old Double Cask"