It’s Glengoyne’s Fault

Most whisky fans encounter little steps of enlightenment on their whisky journey. The experience of tasting a new whisky or the discovery of a new fact or sage advice on whisky purchases. Some of these are so memorable, that I like to refer to them as whisky epiphanies. That might seem a bit far-fetched, but … [Read more…]

About Aqvavitae

Most of my favourite things in life, I once hated. Curry, wine, walking, olives, beer, golf*, seafood. Certainly, I once hated whisky. It’s a common tale. I hated the smell, the associations, the spirit burn and even the ‘whisky drinkers’ as I perceived them. And yes, in my younger days I had my painful introduction … [Read more…]