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 […]

Guest Post – David Laird – Balvenie Starting Eleven

Note from Scotch Trooper: In the Whisky World, David Laird is a man that needs no introduction. But for those who have not had your morning cup of coffee, David is the Balvenie Brand Ambassador for the Western States and played a huge part in my whisky journey. You can follow him on both Instagram and Twitter. If you have the chance to […]

Balvenie 12yr Single Barrel

The next installment of my Short Attention Span Reviews is the Balvenie 12yr Single Barrel. I have been quite open with my Balvenie Fanboy Status, so it should be no surprise that there will be quite a few of their reviews here. But I will be nice and spread them out. Although the 12yr DoubleWood is probably a more recognized […]