Dràm Mòr Secret Orkney 2008

Dràm Mòr Secret Orkney 2008

First, I haven’t had the chance to maintain my whiskey blog for a while, and what would be better than pulling another release from Dràm Mòr out of my sleeve? Tonight’s pick is the 13-year-old Secret Orkney, a golden beauty of a dram. It has matured in a...
The Irishman Founder’s Reserve

The Irishman Founder’s Reserve

A couple of weeks ago, I had the absolute pleasure of joining a #tweetasting with Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) and Walsh Whiskey (@walshwhiskey). It consisted of two expressions of The Irishman and two expressions of Writers’ Tears, and this particular review is...
Teeling Renaissance Series 2 Single Malt

Teeling Renaissance Series 2 Single Malt

Everyone who knows me knows how much I love and admire Teeling Whiskey. A few people have even called me an “unofficial ambassador of Irish whiskey in Norway” because I never miss a chance to share my love for Irish whiskey in general. Over the years since...
Wemyss Malts Velvet Fig 25

Wemyss Malts Velvet Fig 25

Wemyss Malts Velvet Fig is a blend consisting of five ex-sherry hogshead casks of 1994 vintage Speyside and Highland single malts and 15 ex-sherry hogshead casks of 1988 vintage unpeated Bunnahabhain single malt. All 20 casks were then blended and transferred into 14...
John Jameson 15-year-old

John Jameson 15-year-old

It is not every day one gets the chance to taste a real piece of Irish history, but tonight I am tasting a John Jameson 15-year-old from the Very Special Old Whiskey bottling series. It is one of the last blended versions from Bow Street Distillery in Dublin, which...