Trip to Islay


Queen of the Hebrides Well since this blog is not solely about reviewing whiskies, let me tell you about my last trip to Scotland, more specifically to the Mecca of whisky. No not the Speyside, the other one: Westering home of single…
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Ardbeg Corryvreckan


Flashreview A short review from a tasting at the Ardbeg distillery, September 2014. Nose: notes of seaweed, grapefruit,  peat smoke, a touch of roasted nuts’ aroma, and the smell of bread, fresh out of the oven. Mouth: rich and oily body, hints…
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Ardbeg Uigeadail (OB)


Smoky Tongue Biter   The Uigeadail has been a blank spot on my whisky resume for quite some time now, as the Ardbeg distillery still remains barely charted territory. In my early whisky days I had some misconceptions about the…
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