Booze

Port Askaig 8 Year Old

Aroma: This whisky has a marshmallow sweetness, which is counterpointed with a chimney smoke. Imagine eating Tunnocks Tea Cake whilst emptying day old ashes from a log burner. Call it salty or seaweedy, but there […]

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Paul John – Bold

I’ve become accustomed to lovely whisky from Paul John, so it was no surprise to me that this was a strong offering.  The two surprising elements to this dram were the […]

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Lagavulin – 8 Year Old

I don’t know about you, but my dealings with people that I have long admired, but never had chance to meet before, very often end in mumbling and embarrassment. I […]

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Laphraoig – Quarter Cask

Some things just don’t work. Take sofa beds for example. Nobody has ever had a great nights sleep on the tiny, foldable mattress that a sofa bed provides (or certainly […]

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Ardbeg – Ten Year Old

When you start drinking whisky, there are some bottles that almost cry out to be drunk. They are the recommendations that you always hear from people, they come up in […]