Pre Chicago Whisky Fest 2012

Pre Chicago Whisky Fest 2012

It was a couple of weeks ago, but still fresh in my mind… Chicago Whisky Fest was a lot of fun thanks in part to my friend meeting me for the event, and the fact that I got to spend time with my brother, Robert, and my sister-in-law, Susan. On top of that, the...
BUBC First Blind Tasting

BUBC First Blind Tasting

The group of barbecue people that I’ve been talking whisky with finally got around to its first blind tasting! Well, for me, it wasn’t blind, but someone had to know what we were drinking. This is a long post, since it’s the first one about our blind...
The Macallan 18

The Macallan 18

I made a big mistake the first time I tried the Macallan 18. I’m not that big on sweet whiskies usually, and, to be honest, a bit put off by the snooty reputation of this one. I had a bartender in Chicago tell me, as a table of lawyers were ordering the Macallan...
Setup For Tasting

Setup For Tasting

I’ve enjoyed whisky for years, but never took the time to do any tastings. What I mean by that is that I hadn’t taken the time to really analyze whiskies that I tried. What’s the difference? Well, I’m glad you asked! Just enjoying whisky is a...

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