Scotch Whisky

This Scotch Whisky Cocktail Ruffles Your Hair

In honor of National Scotch Day on July 27, mix up this drink that proves Scotch whiskey isn't just for sipping neat. The whiskey cocktail is the point of origin for modern drinks. Its formula—spirit...

Deuch And Dora

by syrup09 4 months ago

This morning while watching Batman I heard the term Deuch And Dora, (I'm not sure about the spelling.) I wasn't sure if it was real or something the writers mad up, so I looked it up. It's...

“Bourbon Scotch” ornament

by valveeta300b 2 years ago

Every holiday season I run in to at least one magnificent specimen of poorly researched Christmas ornament. Last night I found my winner for 2019 as depicted in the photos. Last year the best one I...

"Why Ultra-Aged Spirits are Ripping You Off"

by patsully 2 years ago

"If you sip a 40-year-old Bourbon or 50-year-old Scotch, you’re basically sipping on oak tannins, bragging rights, a sense of history and little else." I've always assumed as much, but good to h...

Difference between Whisky & Scotch ?

by joannebenz 13 years ago

Can anybody explain the difference between Whisky and Scotch? Is Johnnie Walker "Whisky" or is it "Scotch"? What about Jack Daniel's? And what is "Scotch Whisky"?

Looking for advice on a Scotch to round out the tasting

by Eiron1969 2 years ago

Hi all, I am hosting my first Scotch tasting for a few friends and co-workers at the end of May and am looking for one more bottle to round out the tasting. I have a bottle of Lagavulin 16, a bottl...

Any Single Malt Whisky fans?

by CHSeifert 3 years ago

I’m getting a bit into single malt whisky. I wonder if anyone else in here have some favourites to recommend? My cheaper favourite classic smoother, though a bit bland single malts are Cragg...

Scotland's Wave Of New Distilleries

by DavidT 3 years ago

In addition to several closed (or "lost") distilleries reopening, a good number of new distilleries are opening in Scotland. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-09-10/scotland-s-next-w...

Diageo Reveals Its Special 2018 Malt Whisky Releases

by DavidT 3 years ago

Press Release: Diageo, the parent company of Johnnie Walker and Guinness, revealed nine of the 10 varieties of rare scotch whisky that will be part of this year’s special collection. One of t...

1955 crown royal

by psirah 11 years ago

I recently found a 1955 half gallon of crown royal that has been well cared for and properly stored. The bottle is in mint condtion with the original bag and story book. I know whisky doesn't age f...

Peatiest independently-owned scotches?

by vjtaylor 4 years ago

I love Laphroaig, but I'd like to support something that's not Big Scotch if I can find something I like as well. Can anyone recommend some very peaty scotches that are produced by independently-ow...

Viceroy Old Fashioned (Kind of...) - Spoiled?

by OccamsRazor 4 years ago

Hi All, Here in the UK (for everyone outside) they have a TV show with a drinks/cocktail segment. I saw a cocktail that I wanted to make for Christmas. The Viceroy Old Fashioned - Here is the re...

Dewar's Scotch -- tastes different lately?

by Lucymax 13 years ago

OK, Dewar's is my husband and my favorite blended scotch. My husband says he has been drinking it since he was about 16 years old (many years ago). I've been drinking it regularly for about 7 ye...

Raise the Macallan tastings, 4/25-28, San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Private (complimentary) Macallan single malt interactive tasting events at various time slots on April 25 to 28 in San Francisco. Register at the link below.

"Scotch! The Story of Whisky" BBC Documentary

by DavidT 4 years ago

The BBC did a very nice 3-part documentary on whisky in 2016. All 3 episodes are available on youtube. You can find them here: https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=scotch%21+the+story+of...

Only Losers Ruin Their Scotch.. on the Rocks

by Eat_Nopal 12 years ago

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB124242619283025137.html I must admit, I do still drink a good scotch on the rocks about 50% of the time. But the flavor experience is certainly superior when d...

Where can I buy scotch online?

by y528s 5 years ago

I am looking to buy scotch online but haven't found a site I like quite as much as Master of Malt. Although they ship to the US, shipping from the UK is pretty pricey. Any recommendations?

JW Blue Label Alternative [insert collective groan here]

by Icantread 5 years ago

Hi All, I know it's an obnoxious request, and I've decided to go ahead with it anyway, so let me begin with a big Thank You! for clicking on the thread. I am hunting for a nice gift for a prett...

New Whisky on Lewis & Harris

by DavidT 5 years ago

For the first time in many, many years, there are now distilleries on the isles of Lewis & Harris: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-04-22/abhainn-dearg-and-harris-distillery-outer-heb...