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The 2017 iLaddie Nerd Award, update

Who are the contenders in this years Annual Global International iLaddie Whisky Nerd Awards 2017, till now? Who is bound to loose? Who will win? Since I haven't learned from some drams and have not tasted them either, or haven't... Continue Reading →

Blending Bruichladdich LaddieMP5

I have been having a bit of a crappy day. So I decided to do something fun! I decided I wanted to have a good Port Charlotte Cask Strength Whisky tonight. These drams are absolutely amazing by themselves. You can... Continue Reading →

Bruichladdich PC LaddieMP5

First reaction to the Bruichladdich Port Charlotte LaddieMP5 tasting was "OMG!" ... or as we say in Dutch "Heilige Schijt!". Please don't translate this back to English if you don't want to be offended. Translate to Scottish anytime you like! I... Continue Reading →

The “phenols” that make the “Peat”?

What are the phenols that are in Whisky? Do the phenols in peat explain the peat smell on a peaty whisky? How does the peat get into the whisky? I have no idea! I want to know! For Peat's sake!... Continue Reading →

Bruichladdich Feis Ile 2016 Master Class

During the Feis Ile Festival on Islay The Bruichladdich Head Distiller Adam Hannett spoke during a Masterclass. The venue was held in warehouse 12 and hosted around 200 lucky attendees. I was looking at the live YouTube Stream and had... Continue Reading →

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