Tag: whisky lovers

Famous Whisky Regions of Scotland

It often seems like almost every region of Scotland is a prime Scotch whiskey region. However, there are several main areas that are best known for their single malt whisky, each having a list of special characteristics. Here are the...

/ June 30, 2011

Whisky and Terroir

Some whisky lovers swear that scotch whiskies from certain areas are superior, while others feel just as strongly that geography is over-rated. The general consensus, however, is that terroir is a critical part of a whisky, even though there are...

/ June 30, 2011

25 Ways to Describe Whisky

Once you begin tasting whisky, you will notice a variety of flavors and mouthfeels. However, many beginners do not have the whisky vocabulary necessary to describe the tastes that they encounter as they taste different whiskies. Here are a few...

/ June 21, 2011

The Do’s and Don’ts of Whisky Tasting

If you love whisky, you are probably always looking for ways to enhance your whisky tasting experience. There are certain rules for whisky tasting that even moderately experienced tasters may not be aware of. Check out the following do’s and...

/ June 21, 2011

Basic Whisky Terminology

Even if you are an experienced whisky taster, there are probably a lot of terms and phrases that you don’t really understand. Here is a guide to the most common whisky terminology. Feel free to use these at your next...

/ June 21, 2011

The Art of Enjoying Whisky

If you are a whisky fan on your way to becoming an aficionado, you may be interested in attending tasting both in public and in the homes of other hard drink lovers. However, many worry that they will do something...

/ June 21, 2011