Tag Archives: Whisky Events


Get Your Whisk(e)y Drinking Hats On, Boston: Three Can’t Miss Fall Events

We all know that fall is Christmas for whiskey lovers when it comes to new releases. But, in Boston, it’s also about the events. In the next month, there are a number of big whiskey events happening as well as … Continue reading


Insider Interview: Talking Whisky Live Boston with Drinks Writer Liza Weisstuch

For the first time in its ten-year history, Whisky Live – one of the premier whisky tasting events in the world – is coming to Boston. I guess that means our quaint little town up here in the northeastern United … Continue reading


Tasting the August SMWSA Releases, and Here Comes the Fall Whisky Extravaganza

One of my favorite whisky events last year was The Single Malt & Scotch Whisky Extravaganza put on by The Scotch Malt Whisky Society of America (SMWSA). You can check out my review here. On October 11, SMWSA kicks off … Continue reading

On the Radar: Upcoming Boston-Area Beer, Wine & Whisky Events

The number of beer, wine and spirits events continues to grow as the national thirst for craft and the general demand for quality drink increases. Over the next few months in the Boston-area, there are dozens of events worth seeking … Continue reading

Great Whisky Events: Go Whisk(e)y Weekend At Julio’s Liquors

I’ve said this before and I’ll say it again, there aren’t enough good whisk(e)y events in the US – especially here in New England. The closest WhiskyFest is in New York. Kentucky Bourbon Festival is in, well, Kentucky. Okay, we … Continue reading

Bruichladdich 10 The Laddie Ten

Passion Makes Perfect: Jim McEwan’s Bruichladdich

Is it the slow drip in which Bruichladdich’s whisky falls from its stills? Is it the quiver in Jim McEwan’s voice when he talks about the future generation of Islay? Is it the way that the impossibly peaty Octomore and … Continue reading


Scotch Malt Whisky Society Does Boston Right

For its 18th year, the Scotch Malt Whisky Society rolled out the red carpet for their Single Malt and Scotch Whisky Extravaganza US tour, stopping in Boston on the 13th of October. I was fortunate enough to score a ticket … Continue reading

Single Malt Scotch Whisky Extravaganza

Coming to a US city near you: The Single Malt & Scotch Whisky Extravaganza

I’m always a bit envious of my cheery whisky-drinkin’ friends over in Scotland. It seems like there’s always a Scotch event, festival or rare distillery tasting popping up on the radar. So, when an interesting whisky event makes its way … Continue reading