Earlier this week the Malt Nuts gathered to celebrate and explore the amazing Speyside distillery known as Glenfarclas. As usual we gathered at a gracious host’s house and there was tasty food, great conversation and, as always, fantastic whisky! A big thanks to our host for the space and the spread, he’s a real mensch… Continue!
Old Particular is a whisky brand that isn’t readily available in the USA and, at least at the moment, K&L is the only one carrying it. The Old Particular brand belongs to Douglas Laing and is a series of single cask selections which “is a ‘particularly’ sought after range of individually-selected Malts from all over… Continue!
A weekish ago my favorite bottle shop here in Los Angeles picked up three fun, unique and tasty single grain whiskies and I’ve now had the opportunity to try them all at least once and I have to tell you… They’re all good. However, of the 3, 1 of them is awesome and 1 is downright… Continue!
Hepburn’s Choice is a NDP who selects and bottles mostly single casks of whisky. My favorite shop here in Los Angeles (K&L) just got in a big ole shipment of them and I managed to get myself samples of each from a friend. After getting the samples I did a little looking around on the interwebs… Continue!
If you’re a frequent reader of this little ole whisky blog then you might have noticed that I’ve attended several Malt Nuts tastings recently. It all started with Talisker a few months back and then last month I was asked back to a Glen Elgin tasting, which was awesome, and then last week I was… Continue!
Fairly recently K&L got in 2 exclusive, and amazing, Glenfarclas whiskies along with an exclusive 17 year old Cask Strength Benrinnes (Single Malt Whisky Society 36.82). I was lucky enough to have a friend who supplied me with some samples. After trying them I decided they were worth talking about here on this little ole’ whiskey… Continue!