Rumors of a high school reunion had swirled around for many years, but it wasn’t until someone said “no spouses allowed” that plans for our 20th reunion finally came together. Although my wife mocked the concept (since I went to an all boys Catholic high school, she calls […]
Glenfiddich 15, Compass Box Asyla, and Murray McDavid’s 1996 Isle of Arran passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2010. Throughout their brief, but highly fulfilling lives, they brought us much joy and laughter. Please join us in honoring their memory. May they rest in peace.
My brother-in-law’s parents (Big Jim and Mrs. Jim) were visiting from England and I took it upon myself to call an emergency meeting of the Kipling Road Whisky Society. I thought since an actual Scotsman was visiting we could use this as an excuse to spruce up whisky […]
Thanks to our friends at the CocktailStars Blog for posting this hilarious video of former F1 World Champion Michael Schumacher driving a Maserati GT while a bartender tries to make a cocktail. Enjoy!
Drinking is fun. Hangovers are not. There is no real cure for a hangover, but there are ways to minimize the damage. Here is my regimen: After an extended drinking session, you need something in your belly to absorb the alcohol. Breakfast food always works. Eggs, home fries, […]
Be forewarned, this post won’t have anything to do with Whiskey or other adult beverages. I recently returned from a quick family vacation to Williamsburg, VA. Part of the “historic” triangle. I don’t like to plan vacation down to the minute, but I do like to have a […]
Since The Single Malt and Scotch Whisky Extravaganza is right around the corner, I thought I’d go back to the beginning of my journey through the world of whisky (I know The Extravaganza is 2+ months away, but since summer is practically over, it’ll be here before we […]
This past March, my wife and I decided to spend a weekend in Manhattan for our 11th wedding anniversary. Since Mrs. G-LO is an incredibly detail oriented vacation planner, she inundated me with dining and hotel choices for almost three months. We only had two full days in […]
The Attendees: Big Bernie aka LimpD’s Dad or THE Whisk(e)y Ambassador, G-LO, Jay, Jerry, LimpD, Miracle Max, The Rick, The ROK, and The Wookie. The Food: Primo’s Hoagies, Mrs. LimpD’s Meatball Sandwiches, G-LO’s Pepperoni and Provolone Stromboli, Mrs. ROK’s Lasagna, Philadelphia Pretzel Company’s Assorted Pretzel Tray (courtesy of […]
8:00 rolled around and I safely navigated the demilitarized zone and made it to the ROK with a crock pot full of meatballs and a tucker tote filled with whisky. Mr. and Mrs. Miracle Max and the ROK were joined by the Wookie and G-Lo as I dropped off […]