Whisk(e)y


My first whisky tasting on American soil … at the Washington Wine Academy!  This the first of many, so keep an eye out on their event page … Plus, there will be some addition beer classes added to the list of events and who knows what else!

Today is the day …


Here is the list of whisky from the tasting (with links to The Whisky Exchange) … Ardbeg 10y Balvenie 12y Signature Black Bottle Buffalo Trace Bourbon Nikka Pure Malt Black Oban 14y Talisker 10y Here are the tasting notes from previous tastings … For Black Bottle For Balvenie 12y Signature […]

St Anne’s Whisky Tasting




A "Double-Rich" Bourbon 1
A 1940 advertisement for Schenley’s Cream of Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, which was, according to the advert, the “far-and-away the world’s largest selling Bourbon” and “that’s why the price of Cream of Kentucky is so little for such exceptional quality” … if you believe that!

Cream of Kentucky Straight Bourbon





This advertisement is from South Bank Exhibition Guide: Festival of Britain.  If you are interested in learning more about the Festival of Britain (FoB), click here. This image is under Crown copyright. Buy the whisky taken by Sir Ernest Shackleton on his Imperial Trans-Atlantic Expedition of 1914 ‘for medicinal and […]

Vat 69 Scotch Whisky