Monthly Archives: September 2011

Spirit of Toronto

Back home in Canada, Terry and I did not have much time to relax as it was off to Toronto to the Spirit of Toronto Whisky Gala on May 14th, 2011.  It was great to see some of our newly … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Whisky Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spirit of Speyside Festival 2011

  Our first Masterclass at the Festival was hosted by Mike Lord, owner of The Whisky Shop Dufftown.  Mike took us through the effects of refill bourbon casks on the spirit.  We sampled 1st fill, 2nd fill and 3rd fill … Continue reading

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

Speyside Whisky Festival 2011

We started our Speyside Whisky Festival experience with a fabulous dinner hosted by David Wishart at the Muckrach Lodge Hotel in Grantown on Spey.  You probably know Dr. Wishart for his comprehensive book called Whisky Classified.  David breaks down the … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Leave a comment