Archive For May 9, 2014

The “est” Factor in Whisky Stills: Tallest, Shortest and Slowest

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The “est” Factor in Whisky Stills: Tallest, Shortest and Slowest

I’m a very curious person. In fact, ever since I was a kid, this was one of the most commonly used adjectives to describe me. So naturally, I love comparisons. In particular, stills fascinate me, and I want to share some of that awe, so what could be more fun than asking about the “est”…

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On Independent Bottling and a Tasting of a Boutique-y Ardbeg

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On Independent Bottling and a Tasting of a Boutique-y Ardbeg

I’ll be tasting That Boutique-y Whisky Company’s Ardbeg batch 4 today, but I’ll┬átalk about the Ardbeg Distillery in another post, in this one I want to mention the independent bottlers and their importance to the whisky industry. Truth be told, Independent Bottlers are an industry curiosity and a relic of times long gone. Obviously, in…

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