I am a sucker for a good distillery tour. I was like a kid in a candy shop when my partner and I went to Scotland and I had the opportunity to v..
It’s not uncommon to receive a good whisky recommendation from a knowledgeable bartender. It is rare, however, to have that recommendation come ..
Smoth’s Rating: 8.5/10
I’m an absolute sucker for cask-strength whiskies as anyone who’s followed my blog has probably realized. There’s some..
Smoth’s Rating: 6.8/10
Chivas Regal 12 was one of the very first whiskies I ever tried. My mom (a notorious Glenmorangie 10 drinker) received..
Smoth’s Rating: 7/10
If you’re like me, you probably can’t WAIT for the next rapper to release their self-branded spirit.
Just kidding. Yo..
Smoth’s Rating: 10/10
I’ve written about Pappy Van Winkle 23 before. Not about tasting it of course — I mean, realistically I never thought ..
Smoth’s Rating: 9.0/10
We’ve all experienced the scotch gift gamble. You want to get a special bottle for the discerning sipper, but perhaps ..
Whisky and cigars have a long and glamorous history together.
You’ll be hard pressed to watch an old movie featuring high society without a s..
Smoth’s Rating: 7.7/10
I had forgotten about Forty Creek Barrel Select. Sure, I’d occasionally still go in for the quite-good Copper Pot (whe..
Smoth’s Rating: 9.3/10
“It will be mine. Oh yes… it will be mine.”
Anyone who’s seen Wayne’s World is familiar with this line, a promis..