In this week's drinks & drams we take a look at the 2008 Storrs Grenache from Santa Cruz, The Samurai rice ale from Great Divide Brewing and the Caol Ila 12 year single malt. Which one comes out on top?
What happens when you take ten whisky influencers, provide them with blending kits and set them off to create their own unique blend of whisky? You get the Master of Malt Bloggers' Blend whisky competition. Who will create the best blend - WhiskyCast, Whisky Magazine, Edinburgh Whisky Blog... only you can decide.
In light of his upcoming trip to Chicago to host WhiskyFest, publisher and editor of Malt Advocate magazine, John Hansell, asked his community to share some thoughts and recommendations on whiskies that would be most appropriate for the new whisky drinker.
This whisky is one dark delight. The GlenDronach Revival 15, 46%, is a beautiful expression that brings some serious talent to the table for well under $100 ($70-$80) and is this week's Great Weekday Whisky.