Type: Blended Distillery: Various Region: Middleton, Ireland Age: NAS ABV: 40% Average Price: $30 Peat’s Thoughts: You may or may not recall me saying that at one point I thought all Irish whiskey was good for was shots of Jameson. Well, I have been converted since then and can appreciate a good Irish malt. Needless to say, Jameson … More Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition
We all know the story of the original Bruce Banner: Dr Jekyll, a man haunted by evil thoughts, creates an elixir that turns him into a large hideous beast who goes by the name of Mr Edward Hyde. Now what you probably don’t know is that Robert Louis Stevenson, the man behind the classic literary … More Dr. Jekyll, meet the real Mr. Hyde.
Today I decided to confess my sins to the church of whisk(e)y. To put it all out in the open for those to see. But do not judge, for only he who is without sin may cast the first stone. May the church say “Amen.” With that being said, in full disclosure, I’m about to … More Glenda-WHAT?! Confessions of a whisk(e)y drinker.
What better way to get started than by first explaining what the hell a whisky (no that’s not a misspelling) is. Hopefully this will give you a good base for beginning your own exploration into what you will see is a large and vast world of whisky. If not, at the very least you will … More What’s A Whisky?
W+A had Bowman Brothers, Yellow Spot 12 Year and Talisker The Distillers Editions Double Matured. Bar: Ri Ra’s The Whiskey Room, Georgetown, DC Bartender: Daithi Marketing Manager: Mary-Catherine When we started this it was somewhat of an ambition to be “those guys” who all the local spots knew. Those guys who got into any bar … More This ish just got real… er…