Highland Park Viking Soul in Copenhagen

For a brand looking to dive deeper into their Viking roots, what better place to launch a branding overhaul and new line of whiskies than Copenhagen, Denmark. I was more than honored to be asked by Highland Park to join them on a journey to Scandinavia to learn more about their Viking Soul and what that means for their brand going forward. […]

A Day with Mickey on Islay

There are moments in your life where you take a step back and think, how did I get here? My whisky journey, as short as it has been, has included some amazing moments, but few days can live up to this one. First off, let’s ignore the elephant in the room and please just accept my apologies for the lack of posts. This […]

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 […]

Scotch Test Dummies Live Stream Tasting

A friendship that started on Twitter a few years ago finally turned into the opportunity to share a dram together. It may have been virtual, but I had an absolute blast with my buddies over at Scotch Test Dummies on our Live Tasting that was broadcasted on their YouTube channel. Also quite happy to see them joining in on the […]

Talisker – Made by the sea

Growing up on the (New) Jersey Shore, the ocean is in my blood. So when I read ‘Made By The Sea’ on each bottle of Talisker, I think it should include ‘For when you can’t be by the sea’. But either way, I was more than happy to include this lineup to my Short Attention Span Reviews. And, since I sampled them […]