February 2015

Whiskey flasks made from video game cartridges


Last time, while I was once again wandering through the great world wide web, I mysteriously found myself on Ink Whiskey’s website. I must admit I’m not a keen gamer – at all – (barely played Crash Bandicoot and Spyro the dragon on Playstation 1 when I was a teen – and I su**ed at it…) but as my boyfriend can spend hours shooting people …

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What’s better than visiting a distillery ? Sleeping over !


1. Verzon House at Chase Distillery (England) Verzon House in Herefordshire makes the perfect rural retreat. Originally built in 1790, the house offers eight stunning en-suite rooms, all with Egyptian cotton sheets and views overlooking the Verzon gardens and Malvern Hills. Located just a short car journey from Chase Distillery, guests can enjoy a tour of the distillery learning some of the secrets that go …

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What’s on my February Whisky Wishlist ?


While it’s still heavily snowing outside, it’s high time to indulge in some online whisky shopping ! As a sort of monthly ritual, I wandered on The Whisky Exchange and other spirited websites early today to come up with this nice selection : 1. Nikka Coffey Grain Whisky – Japan A release of grain whisky from Japan’s Nikka, produced mainly from corn using one of …

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