Join us on Friday, June 26, 2020 at 10PM EDT / 7PM PDT for a LIVE tasting of the latest addition to Ardbeg’s core range, their 5 year old Wee Beastie. Be sure to log on to our YouTube Channel or Facebook Page and comment / ask questions […]
Lemonades Girl Scout Cookie + Laphroaig Cairdeas Fino Finish + Ardbeg 10 = One Delicious Pairing Session with The WCO!
It’s Girl Scout Cookie Season, so in honor of this delightful, yearly tradition, we decided to pair one particular cookie variety with two different Islay whiskies. The goal: figure out which whisky goes best with our chosen cookie. Lemonades was the Girls Scout Cookie. Ardbeg 10 and Laphroaig […]
We’re no strangers to the Ardbeg 10, but it has been a while since we’ve had a bottle in one of our Booze Cupboards. We’ve always viewed this as a solid and somewhat affordable Islay Whisky that we would never turn down (click here to read about the […]
AK: Friday night means one thing: WHISKY! G-LO: Indeed it does! AK: And since I’ve filled my kids with sushi, it’s Daddy Time! G-LO: Amen, Brother! My kids are filled up with FroYo, Yo! And hopefully fast asleep. AK: I got one in the living room watching a […]
In honor of Ardbeg Day 2012, I’ve chosen to review the Ardbeg Uigeadail. But wait! I’m getting ahead of myself. Before I get on with this review, let’s find out what Ardbeg Day is all about. Ardbeg has the following to say about this worldwide celebration…
The other day, my man G-Lo, a huge fan of all things smoky, had suggested that we try a little Ardbeg taste-off. He had in his possession a bottle of Ardbeg 10 and a bottle of Ardbeg Corryvreckan. This bottle takes its name from the famous Corryvreckan whirlpool […]
Approachable. It’s a word I’ve been using quite often lately. But what does it really mean? Here is how Webster’s dictionary defines it: approachable: capable of being approached : accessible; specifically : easy to meet or deal with <friendly and approachable people>. And how does this word relate to whisky? I guess […]