15 Dec 18
grey whisky

192 – The Balvenie Single Barrel 12 years Cask 2133 47.8% Nose – crushed ants, raspberries, cream, apricots, Palate – spicy, cream, raw dough, dates, raisins, pastry, blackberry leaf Finish – cream, cream, cream, salted butter

14 Dec 18
Scotch & Sheen

Reviews #46 & 47: Pair of Balvenie (Balvenie Doublewood 17 Year & Caribbean Cask 14 Year) Distillery: Balvenie Distillery Region: Speyside Price: $20 for 3 50 mL samples (included a sample of Balvenie Doublewood 12 Year which I have previously reviewed here) The 12 Year Old Balvenie Doublewood is one I really enjoy as a […]

14 Dec 18
Vancouver Sun

Chance Hurstfield’s role in Netflix Original’s Ghost Wars series scored him a nomination at the UBCP/ACTRA union’s recent awards event.

14 Dec 18

Day 13 from the Boutiquey Whisky Company Advent Calendar and we have a blended malt ( or should we be saying a teaspooned malt ? ) For those not so familiar with the term “teaspoon” within the whisky world it refers to the act of adding a rather small amount of whisky to another distilleries […]

12 Dec 18
The Whiskyphiles

Balvenie Peat Week 14 Years Old 2003 whisky review: A superbly smokey and sweet Balvenie with a great malty backbone to support it. 86/100

11 Dec 18

Barangaroo is named after a leader of the Cammeraygal people and wife of Kenneling of the Wangal people, ancestral elders of the First peoples. The transformation from a disused container terminal on the edge of Sydney’s CBD into a spectacular 22 hectare waterfront precinct will see the streets of Barangaroo come to life in an […]

09 Dec 18
Vape Traveller

electronic_cigarette I have the best wife ever. Last night, my wife took me out for a birthday steak, and we stopped at South Sound Vapor Lounge in West Olympia to ogle and fondle the 2 Krönig Box 18650 squonkers that they’d brought back from a Las Vegas vape expo in November. She bought […]

09 Dec 18
Ahuva's Blog

I grew up reading books. A lot of books. A lot of reading. Much of my overall image of the world was shaped by that reading. I read a lot of British manor house murder mysteries. It seemed folks were always having a glass of whiskey before the fire or in the reading room. A […]

09 Dec 18
Becoming An Old Man

I’ve enjoyed basic the Balvenie at bars in the past. I hope this isn’t too peaty however. Nose –  Not too strong, just faint hints of wood. Taste  – The first taste is very smooth, almost sweet, faint hints of caramel. Finish –  The first finish comes on fast for a 17year, it is very […]

08 Dec 18

Zu einem besonders außergewöhnlichen Whisky-Tasting hatte Peter Bockhoff von MyWhiskySky in Maikammer in die Räumlichkeiten der Saillt Mór Destillerie in Bad Dürkheim geladen.

07 Dec 18

A bottle of Balvenie Fifty: Marriage 0962 — one of only 110 in the world — made its Canadian debut at Jak’s on South Granville. Original Story: from Blogger

07 Dec 18
George Wilson

A bottle of Balvenie Fifty: Marriage 0962 — one of only 110 in the world — made its Canadian debut at Jak’s on South Granville. Original Story:

07 Dec 18

The Icons of Whisky Scotland awards are presented each year in Edinburgh and celebrate the nation’s top people, bars, producers and retailers. The winners of this regional heat now go forward to be considered for the Global Icons awards, which will be presented in London on 28 March 2019. Decisions are reached following nomination and […]