I am heartbroken – I missed a Whisky Squad, my first since number 4. Through the inconvenient scheduling of The Whisky Show I ended up late at work preparing for a weekend of backbreaking toil rather than sitting around above The Gunmakers surrounded by whisky. Luckily Alan stepped up to the plate and wrote it [...]
As I noted in my last post, some of the current whisky obsessiveness on this blog can be laid at the door of Richard Paterson, master blender at Whyte & Mackay and constant whisky show presence. My first in person encounter with Richard was a few minutes after getting in to Whisky Live Glasgow, where [...]
Posted: September 27th, 2010 under Tastings, Whisky.
Tags: #whiskyhunt2, blending, dalmore, fettercairn, jura, king alexander III, matusalem, milroys, prophecy, richard paterson, whyte & mackay
A couple of weekends back I found myself on the 6am train out of London Euston bound for Glasgow and this year’s Whisky Live Live Glasgow. It was rather a last minute thing, as I’d answered a request for help on Whyte & Mackay master blender Richard Paterson’s blog the week beforehand offering my services [...]
Posted: September 22nd, 2010 under Tastings, Whisky.
Tags: bruichladdich, clearac, fettercairn, fledgling, glasgow, glenglassaugh, jura, octomore, octomore 3.0, richard paterson, tweeddale blend, whsky live, whyte & mackay