I’ve been a long term fan of Longmorn and to be offered the opportunity to sample their relaunched range of whiskies with their experts was something I couldn’t turn down. The Speyside distillery has a long history having been founded by John Duff and a group of businessmen in 1894. Longmorn have a strong reputation and are known as every master blenders or distillery manager’s second favourite whisky, with their favourite being their own. Continue reading
Like many whisky lovers I had heard good things about the Scotch Malt Whisky Society and when Mrs ANoseforWhisky enquired if there was anything she could get me for Christmas, I dropped a pretty big hint that a membership would be nice. It was still a pleasant surprise to find a green box waiting for me on Christmas morning.
I wanted to do an Ardbeg tasting for my first blog post as it is a brand that opened up my appreciation of Whisky. I recall a few years ago saying I didn’t like smoky whiskies, but now they are some of my favourites. I doubt I am the only person who has taken this journey with Ardbeg and I am sure others will be joining me. Continue reading