Whisky Live Paris 2019 : Favourites

2019-10-09

It felt like a very long time I hadn’t attended a whisky festival and Whisky Live Paris 2019 last weekend was just the perfect occasion to quench my thirst for new drams ! This year, the festival was held in a brand new location (Grande Halle de la Villette), bigger than ever, which made it very hard (I mean, completely impossible) for me to visit …

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I wrote a whisky book !

2019-10-02

You’ve probably seen the news on social media already, but here it is : I wrote a whisky book and it’s going out TODAY ! #ImSoExcitedAndIJustCantHideIt Since the announce, I’ve received a lot of questions so I thought I would answer all of them in this article. Why adding yet another book to the whisky-litterature crowded shelves ? First things first, yes there are loooads …

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Beyond Oak – Tasting the new Method & Madness releases

2019-09-13

You know what really gets me excited when it comes to whisky ? good affordable products and… Innovative good affordable products ! And something tells me that Method & Madness new releases could be just what I’m after. Let’s try them ! 〈 Before going any further though, there’s often this common idea, well spread amongst whisky enthusiasts (and not only the ones you like …

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Is the new “Glenfiddich Grand Cru” Champagne-finished ?

2019-09-05

It’s been all over the internet those past few days : Glenfiddich Grand Cru, a new 23-year-old limited release from the masterminds behind the famous Speyside distillery ! Let’s talk about this. DISCLAIMER: I haven’t tasted this whisky, Glenfiddich may not be my favourite distillery of all times, I still have a huge respect for their work and have very much enjoyed some of their …

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Tasting the World’s First AI-generated Whisky

2019-08-30

Let’s talk about Mackmyra Intelligens AI:01 (I know, me too this kind of appellation really reminds me of someone… ). Let’s talk about something pretty unique and somehow fascinating !   When I first received Swedish-whisky producer Mackmyra‘s press release about this innovative, “first of its kind” bottling, my initial reaction was a cheer excitement, as a “young” (I mean, is 29 still young though …

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