Kilchoman Single Malt with Peter Wills

Kilchoman Single Malt

Peter Wills, the son of Kilchoman founder Anthony Wills and the distillery’s sales and marketing manager presented a tasting of six Kilchoman expressions at The Wild Rover in Sydney. Peter Wills Kilchoman is Islay’s youngest distillery, founded in 2005, five years after Bruichladdich was revived by Jim McEwan. The small …

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Laphroaig QA Cask Review

Laphroaig QA Cask

Laphroaig QA Cask has been around the travel retail market for some time but it is worth revisiting in light of the newer travel retail whisky additions. Laphroaig QA Cask Laphroaig QA Cask (QA stands for Quercus Alba, the latin name for American oak) is matured in ex-bourbon casks and …

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Auchentoshan Heartwood Review

Auchentoshan Heartwood

Auchentoshan Heartwood is a Lowlands single malt whisky matured in charred ex American Oak bourbon casks and Spanish Oloroso sherry casks. Triple distilled, it is bottled at 43% ABV and has no age statement. Auchentoshan Heartwood At the heart of the whisky is the wood and the dram exhibits a …

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Stoneleigh Wild Valley Wines

Stoneleigh Wild Valley Wines

Stoneleigh has launched their Wild Valley range, a duo of wines consisting of wild-fermented 2015 Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc and a 2014 Marlborough Pinot Noir. Stoneleigh Wild Valley Wines The fermentation takes place by indigenous yeasts from the Rapaura sub-region of Marlborough giving the wines added texture and enhancing flavour. Wild …

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How to Pair Teeling Irish Whiskey with Song

Teeling Irish Whiskey

Teeling Irish Whiskey is causing a stir in the Irish whiskey category, and rightly so. Established in 2012, it is the first new distillery to be built in Dublin for 125 years and it is producing high quality Irish whiskey using various cask finishes. Teeling Irish Whiskey Teeling Whiskey officially …

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