whisky shopping

My Father’s Day Whisky Selection

2017-06-09

This year, I have teamed up with the legendary LMDW to bring you my personal selection of whiskies to offer to your beloved whisky-loving daddy on this special day! As usual, click on titles for direct links to shop 😀 For the American lover  Dad’s Hat Pennsylvania Rye A Pennsylvanian rye at full expression can be characterised by a perfect balance between rye and malted …

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How To Read A Scotch Whisky Label

2017-03-21

So you had decided to embark on your first whisky shopping spree as a new “whisky amateur”, you managed to push the doors of your local spirits shop, run towards the whisky shelf but then… You freaked out. Too many bottles, too many information, what’s really important, what’s marketing bullshit? It was easy to attend whisky tastings, your host had already selected the drams, but …

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Malted Shopping Guide #1: The Whisky Shop Dufftown

2016-07-25

I Know. I am doing it again. Can’t help myself. Seriously. But hey,  there’s nothing wrong about introducing a new series of articles around here right? (Or is there? Because I remember this other time… I thought it would be a series and then I lost interest and… Oh well, that happens – And yet again I’m reaching this point where I’d like to insert …

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Whisky Shopping: my 10 favourite drams under £50

2016-06-28

While the sales period is currently in full swing around here – summer-style neon swimsuits and inelegant wedge sandals shamelessly colonising retail shelves – I thought it was high time for me to write this long-overdue piece (I received countless messages on social media asking me for my favourite “not-too-expensive” whiskies, and trust me the choice is highly difficult – Yes, I know a lot …

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