The Scotch Whisky Advent Calendar (Days 6, 7, 8 and 9)

What I am loving the most about The Scotch Whisky Advent Calendar… it’s all about the whisky. All marketing, branding and advertisements are removed from the experience, so it’s just you and the whisky. It’s really bringing me back to the whole reason I got into this “hobby”, to enjoy some amazing whisky while playing with my toys. Day 06 […]

The Scotch Whisky Advent Calendar (Days 3, 4 and 5)

The Scotch Whisky Advent Calendar continues. This time with days 3, 4 and 5. Be sure to follow along both on my Instagram feed and stories, as well as Jonathan Bray over at SingleMalting to compare our notes. And if you are sipping along, let us know. Would love to hear your takes on these whiskies. My reviews are falling […]

The Scotch Whisky Advent Calendar 4th Edition

I couldn’t be happier to have been asked by Jonathan Bray over at SingleMaltings and Secret Spirits Co. to be the guest blogger for this year’s Scotch Whisky Advent Calendar. While my girls may be enjoying daily chocolates, I get to enjoy daily rare whisky offerings from independent bottlers. Color me excited. Where most of the action will be going […]

Rich & Rare Reserve Canadian Whisky

As I have mentioned before, my first real taste of whisky was at a Rush (from Canada) concert in Nashville. It was a perfect blend of amazing layered and complex music and this new spirit that unfolded in my mouth sip by sip. That was in May of 2013. And here in 2017, I am officially jumping into Canadian Whisky with Rich […]

Chronicles of the Scotch Trooper (Scotland)

It has been an amazing couple of months here for the Scotch Trooper and his other friends. A few trips to Scotland, a trip to Lucas Films in San Fransisco, and more than a handful of Whisky Events. I you have been following my Instagram or Twitter you have been getting a more detailed look into these trips. But as a […]