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The Great Iceberg Debate

by Greg Kevorkianon July 14, 2018
This past weekend, I headed out with a couple of friends to grab a few drinks at our favorite whiskey bar and watch some MMA. Originally we were going to have a tasting party and buy the PPV but after a fight was removed from the card last minute, we decided this was probably a […]

Whiskey Barrel Aged Maple Syrup

by TW Wrighton April 28, 2018
With the surge in whiskey production in recent years it’s no wonder that there is a huge amount of used whiskey barrels finding new uses in everything from aging beer to being chopped into chunks of wood for backyard smokers. One of the many recent uses that has captured my attention is aging maple syrup […]

Comparing Glassware: Standard Glencairn vs. Canadian Glencairn

by WBSEon January 6, 2018
Glassware Comparison: Standard Glencairn vs. Canadian Glencairn I’ve been a long time believer in the Glencairn glass. For me, there’s a distinct difference in the experience when using one versus a standard rocks glass or (God forbid) a shot glass.  So I’ve been intrigued by the Canadian Glencairn glass that seems to be picking up […]

Filling Out Your Whiskey Shelf

by Andrew Owenon November 24, 2017
Filling Out Your Whiskey Shelf One of the most common questions I encounter is from people who are just getting into whiskey, or have decided to expand their horizons after drinking only the same couple whiskeys.  The question is often phrased, “What are some good whiskeys for a beginner?” “I’m new to whiskey.  What should […]