10 years ago I was living life as your typical twenty-something urban dweller with a growing interest in Scotch whisky. Up until that point I was well versed with likes of Johnnie Walker Red Label (or Black Label on special occasions) and had just begun dabbling into the single malt category by way of the […]
A Rare Tasting: The Macallan Exceptional Single Cask Range
Back in December 2017, I had plans to meet up with my friend Raquel Raies, US Ambassador for The Macallan. Our agenda was a simple one: to taste a few expressions of The Macallan while having a proper nerd-out session about the distillery and the art it is creating. What I didn’t realize, or should […]
New Irish Blood: Glendalough 7 & 13 have arrived!
With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, I’ve decided to dedicate the next few days to a category of whisk(e)y that is slowly gaining the respect that I feel it deserves. And that is Irish whiskey! The Irish whiskey industry is experiencing a bit of a renaissance at the moment. New distillers are beginning […]
New Beginnings: Joining SMWS America!
I am excited to announce that as of this week I have accepted a full time position with The Scotch Malt Whisky Society of America. I will be working with the Society grow the membership base across the USA by sharing my genuine passion and enthusiasm for single cask whisky and the community that surrounds […]