Archive of 2011 June

Glenfarclas 15 Review: Nice Light Flavours

on June 29th, 2011 in Scottish, Single Malt Whisky by dan | No Comments

Glenfarclas 15: A solid whisky with some nice¬†flavors. It’s not very confrontational, its quite sweet but still has attractive qualities. I am going to admit it right from the get go, I purchased this whisky to be in with a chance to win a much more expensive bottle of Glenfarclas…

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Eagle Rare 17 Review: American Whisky, Yeee Haw!

on June 10th, 2011 in Spirits by dan | No Comments

Yeeee Haw!!! I am pretty confident in saying that both whisky enthusiasts and non-enthusiasts have only really experienced american whisky in Jack Daniels form. So I’ve made an effort to¬† invesitgate the stateside offerings and to see how they stand up to the Scotish might. For me, American whisky stirs…

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Black Grouse Scotch

on June 3rd, 2011 in Blended whisky by dan | No Comments

During a recent trip to London I had my eyes opened to how good blended whisky can actually be. I was particularly blown away by the Grants 18. So with that in mind I have a bottle of Black Grouse as recommended in #101 whiskies to try before you die’…

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