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No Reservations Required: A Scotch-Soaked Le Bernardin Lunch With Anthony Bourdain

“Lebanon was life changing,” said Anthony Bourdain at lunch last week, sitting next to us, speaking softly. He had just gotten back from filming the next season of his globe-hopping, tapas-tasting extravaganza of a television show, Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown, in the war-torn city of Beirut. 902 more words

The Balvenie Single Barrel 15 Years Old ~ 47.8% (William Grant & Sons Ltd.)

The Balvenie Single Barrel 15 Years Old

47.8% ABV, £67.48 for 70cl (Discontinued) Score: 83/100 What they say:

The Balvenie Single Barrel is a 15 year old single malt which is drawn from a single traditional oak whisky cask of a single distillation. 95 more words


Whisky Review 34 The Balvenie 12 Year Old Double Wood

Whisky Review #33

Balvenie 12 YO Double Wood

Following up from a small theme (which isn’t much of a theme really) of easy to find, well made and great scotch for the advanced novice/intermediate level single malt fan I wanted to touch back to a great little distillery in Speyside, the sister distillery of Glenfiddich, Balvenie. 821 more words


The Balvenie Tun 1401 Batch 8 ~ 50.2% (William Grant & Sons Ltd.)

The Balvenie Tun 1401 Batch 8 50.2% ABV, £150 for 70cl Score: 91/100 What they say:

To craft The Balvenie Tun 1401, Malt Master David Stewart transfers specially selected casks from across the ages to a marrying tun cared for by the distillery’s in-house team of coopers. 291 more words


Tasting Single Malt

A Scotch tasting differs from a wine tasting in a few ways. Firstly, the hangover can be fierce. Yeah, I’m gonna lead with that because I might have written this blog post yesterday if I had actually had a more than two brain cells to rub together. 1,167 more words



Today I went to a whisky tasting thing which I drank Balvenie 12, 14, 15, 17 and 21 years.
I can be convinced to become a whisky drinker. 27 more words


Whisky Live: 2014

25th October will prove to be the defining date for whisky aficionados all around the region.

Coined Whisky Live 2014: Collections, Southeast Asia’s largest whisky and spirit show will be back for it’s fifth edition right here in Singapore. 609 more words

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