Tag Archive: Laphroaig

Feb 07

NWC January Meeting – Age is Just a Number

Age is Just a Number was the theme for our January Newcomers Whisky Club meeting. The “Age” topic and the selection of whiskies was intended to be an exploration of No Age Statement whiskies (NAS), and to discuss some of the impacts the rising NAS trend has on the producers and the consumers. Without question, we …

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Jan 07

NWC November Meeting – What The L

I know, I know, I know…..November is long gone, so why post this now? Well, primarily for club housekeeping and to ensure that I keep the club documents up to date! Hey, it’s my website, so I can make up the rules as I go, right?!   Anyway, at the final Newcomers Whisky club meeting of …

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Sep 05

Another Big NTSS Single Malt Whisky Event!

  So all of the Usual Suspects, and then some, met a week ago Friday evening for another Whisky Bash, er, um, Tasting. This time, we had a theme! You see, at the previous Trinity Hall tasting in August, a small group of us stuck around and had an extra dram. In the midst of …

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Jun 19

A dangerous combination – Whisky Friends and Birthday Celebrations!!

  In so many ways, finding friends who share a passion for the exploration and enjoyment of good whiskies is wonderful. Sharing new bottles, dissecting, evaluating and discussing the pluses and minuses of certain whiskies, or comparing past batches with the most recent release, is a lot of fun. But…….there are certain pitfalls that go along …

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Mar 25

Whisky Tasting – Birthday Extravaganza

Sometimes it is really nice to have good friends! Last week, a handful of us got together to celebrate a friend’s birthday….and we did it in style with a wonderful “little” selection of whiskies, of course. I emphasize the “little” because, with this group, we usually end up tasting an extensive, and often exceptional, line up …

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