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Oops: "Uigeadail", not "Uidgeadail".

January 3, 2016, 3:01 am

Typo correction in both subject and body of my previous post: Uigeadail, not Uidgeadail. Dunno how I managed to do that. Apparently the meaning of Uigeadail is dark, mysterious place. And while I'... Read more »

I just bought a bottle of Ardbeg Uidgeadail.

January 1, 2016, 8:38 pm

I'd read a number of reviews of Ardbeg Uidgeadail ranging all over the spectrum from love to hate to not as good as it used to be, so I decided to purchase a bottle for myself on New Years Eve. Ba... Read more »

The Glenlivet 18

February 8, 2015, 9:29 pm

Opinions...any good? In the rural Ohio town where I live this is probably the most expensive Scotch that is easily available. Just under $100 US per bottle. Thinking I will get one this week. Grt... Read more »

Whisky that's been open a long time

October 3, 2014, 8:03 pm

What happens when a bottle of malt whisky has been open for years, maybe a decade? I know it won't go off but does it gradually lose its strength as the alcohol evaporates? -- Cheers, Steve Read more »

Pricing of Kentucky Whisky?

September 18, 2014, 5:47 am

Can someone explain to me why the price of 10+ year old Kentucky Whisky has gone ballistic in the last year? I'm seeing multiple makes that have gone from a stable $70 to $90/bottle a year ago no... Read more »

Wanted : A production manager for Israel’s 1st whi sky distillery

July 3, 2013, 9:43 pm

Hi, The Milk & Honey Distillery will be making the 1st single malt whisky in the land of Israel. Our custom, hand-made whisky stills will soon be installed. We would like to start to engage with c... Read more »


March 10, 2013, 2:39 pm

is there a better drink for the same money as 1792 ridgemont reserve bourbon or Markers Mark in Scottland?????????? Read more »

old charter,old fitgeralds,southern comfort,jim beam 8yrs.

January 29, 2013, 2:54 am

any of these stand out and which should expect to be priced cheaper? internet wines having 15% off sale.hurry Read more »

Hunting down a Japanese Scotch

January 27, 2013, 7:49 pm

I had a Japanese Scotch that I liked at a restaurant once, and I cannot remember the name of it. I think it was a 15-18 year and had hints of cherry in it. I found a Yamazaki 12 year, but that is t... Read more »

Tasting notes: Evan Williams, and Johnnie Walker Black Label

October 15, 2012, 11:58 am

A few days ago I was at Total Wine and picked up 2 bottles of whisky: - Johnnie Walker Black Label Scotch Whisky, 375ml ($18) - Evan Williams Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, 50ml ($1) My tasti... Read more »

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Display quality poster/print map of Scotland distilleries?

I'm looking to hang a pretty poster of Scotland with its distilleries plotted out. I have all my scotch displayed on the wall with shelves, and it'd be great to have a map of the distilleries to ne... Read more »


Gentle SMS

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I have a friend (actually, my Nephrologist) who drinks Johnny Walker (not sure whether it's Black or Red). I'd like to get him a Single Malt that will give him a nice introduction to this wonderful w... Read more »


Whisky Blind Test Website

Hi, a few weeks ago I conducted a Scotch Whisky blind test with a (reasonably experienced) volunteeer from a newsgroup I was reading. 17 brands were sampled - from a German discount retail blend a... Read more »


courvoisier XO

I have a bottle of courvoisier XO, the labels are all in french, the box says Oscar de l'emballage 1984 on it. Unopened and sealed bottle, any ideas what this is worth? worth just drinking it? Read more »


the best value in single malt ...

... is no more. The new Highland Park 12 is lifeless and characterless compared to the former. At $30 US, HP 12 was a staple. I won't be buying it again anytime soon. Too bad. I still do like the... Read more »


Highland Park 18

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Now that I'm done school I can now afford whisky that actually tastes good. I've had a handful of single malts and have enjoyed most of them. I think Talisker 10 is my favorite so far. My daily dri... Read more »


whisky auction

This may be of interest to you whisky lovers out there Bonhams have a sales of whisky next wednesday. -- Alan Campbell Read more »


Gatwick Duty Free

Are there any bottle to be picked up not available in the US? -- Jeff Folloder Jeff's Ashtray- Non-Sequitur Blog- Read more »


whisky value, unopened, still sealed

Just out of curiosity, how much would a bottle of Gooderham's Centennial (aged 15 years, bottled in 1962} whisky be worth? Has original box, leather zipper case and unbroken seal. Could someone dir... Read more »