Q&A with Jeff Arnett, Master Distiller at Jack Daniel’s (Tennessee, United States)

Jeff Arnett - Jack Daniel's Master Distiller

Bottles of Jack Daniel’s feature heavily among the whiskies I have reached for most and polished off with ease, my most memorable “bottle kills”. The “Jack Daniel’s” logo has the ability to make me salivate and crave a big ole rack of ribs in an instant, and whenever the pressure is on to quickly choose a whisk(e)y (because the other half is waiting to watch a movie), my default option is usually to grab a bottle of JD and then snuggle up on the couch with a glass and our chihuahua. Apparently Frank Sinatra called Jack Daniel’s “the nectar of the gods”, and I tend to agree.
Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, AMERICAN WHISKEY | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Q&A with Paul John single malt (Goa, India)

Paul John single malt whisky caught my attention when I first tasted its core range, the Brilliance, Classic, Edited, Bold and Peated. Then, my attention with this brand of Indian single malt was maintained as it released a new expression, which I have also had the pleasure of tasting, the Paul John OlorosoContinue reading

Posted in Indian whisky | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Connemara Peated Single Malt Irish Whiskey

Type: Single malt whiskey 

Origin: Ireland 

ABV: 40%

Malt Mileage rating: stars 2

Reaction:  Continue reading

Posted in IRISH WHISKEY, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Garden Tiger Dry Gin

Type: Gin

Origin: Cotswolds, England 

ABV: 47% 

Malt Mileage rating: stars 4

Reaction: 😀 Continue reading

Posted in GIN, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Mackmyra Ten Years Swedish Single Malt Whisky

Type: Single malt whisky 

Origin: Sweden

ABV: 46.1% 

Malt Mileage rating: stars 4

Reaction: 😀 Continue reading

Posted in Swedish whisky | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Q&A with Manly Spirits Co, producers of Australian gin and “North Fort” Australian whisky

David Whittaker, Manly Spirits Co Founder and Director

The Manly Spirits Co is one of Australia’s newest distilleries, having been established in April 2017.   

The Manly Spirits Co is located in Sydney, Australia. The distillery produces gin and botanical vodka, and it has plans to release “North Fort” Australian whisky in 2018.

In this post, David Whittaker, Co-Founder and Director at Manly Spirits Co, answers my questions about the distillery and its products.   Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Badger’s Bluff Fresh Cut Whiskey

Type: American whiskey 

Origin: Kentucky, USA 

ABV: 37% 

Malt Mileage rating: stars 2

Reaction: 😒

Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN WHISKEY, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment