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Jim Murray – Whisky, Sulphur And Testosterone

January 23, 2013
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Jim Murray arguably is one of the most controversial personalities in the whisky world. At the Victoria Whisky Festival I had the opportunity to to experience him in action.

Victoria Whisky Festival 2013

January 23, 2013
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It came as quite a surprise when I received an official invitation for the Victoria Whisky Festival a few months ago. Here is the report.

Whisky People #14 – Lawrence Graham

January 10, 2013
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Name: Lawrence Graham
Year of Birth: 1958
Place of Residence: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Whisky Involvement: Festival organizer, blogger

Why Peated Whiskies Get Higher Scores

January 4, 2013
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A closer look at an interesting phenomenon.

The Whisky Year 2012 In The Rear-View Mirror

January 2, 2013

Looking back at 2012, it was quite a turbulent year in the whisky business, particularly in the second half. Lots of things have happened, so it is worthwhile to take a break and reflect some of the major milestones.

Some Blog Statistics For 2012

January 1, 2013
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I am not too much of a statistics geek, but every once in a while it is quite interesting to have a closer look at what happens on the blog.

Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #24

December 24, 2012
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Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #23

December 23, 2012
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Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #22

December 22, 2012
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Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #21

December 21, 2012
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A Directory Of Whisky Abbreviations and Jargon

December 20, 2012

Because whisky geeks often use abbreviations that may not always be understandable for less experienced whisky lovers here is a list that also includes a few slang terms for whisky distilleries or brands.

Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #20

December 20, 2012
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Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #19

December 19, 2012
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Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #18

December 18, 2012
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Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #17

December 17, 2012
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Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #16

December 16, 2012
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Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #15

December 15, 2012
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Whisky Myths Debunked #10 – Jack Daniel’s Is Not A Bourbon

December 14, 2012

It is amazing how this myth keeps popping up over and over again. Actually it is not restricted to Jack Daniel’s but this it is by far the most prominent example of a falsely alleged non-bourbon.

Whisky Ad-Vent Calendar #14

December 14, 2012
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Whisky Christmas Dinner – Dessert: Whisky Soufflé

December 13, 2012
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The Soufflé au Grand Marnier is a French classic, so why not swap the orange liqueur for a nice whisky?