The Whisky Tasting Club

Monthly Archives: June 2014

Saturday 1st. Ardbeg Day

Although Tony and Michelle had notionally booked two tickets for a tasting today, they never got to use them (long story) so Bex and I set off ahead with the plan to meet up later. And we managed to park. Blimey!! There was lots of parking at Ardbeg, and, with the sun bright and hot, […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Friday 30th. Bunnahabhain Day

In a rare fit of shame, I had decided I had better placate my wife on this trip, so I booked two places on the ‘Tales of the Sea’ event at Bunna. Here, the Swedish artist who designed the rather fab label for one of their Festival bottlings (Westering Home), talked about her inspiration for […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Thursday 29th. Kilchoman and Jura Day

We decided to ignore Jura, partly because we’re not a big fan. Additionally, in my case, no-one responded to my email to the head distiller asking when I can reclaim my voucher for a free VIP tasting that came free with the Jura 21 y.o. 200th anniversary bottling. So, I’m taking my toys home. To […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Weds 28th, Bowmore Day

Weds, and michelle and I split off for the rest for a Douglas Laing tasting in Bowmore. Lottie safely packed off with Jim and Alice as we head down to the pier to catch the boat. Unfortunately, time and tide wait for no man, and Douglas Laing showed themselves to be a bunch of lubbers […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment