Categorie archief: Whiskyproeverijen

2019 bad ass gems


Images: Marc Levens and Fred Blans

Many travel blogs describe this area as full of ‘snaking single track roads with hairpin bends and miles and miles of nothing’. But in the heart of this seemingly unappealing region lies the former ‘Whisky capital of the World’, Campbeltown. Make no mistake. There is ample room for doubt when it comes to the quality of the slew of 2019 whiskies from the Kintyre Peninsula. Lees verder 2019 bad ass gems

Hoera ! De lentewhisky’s zijn er….

Lentewhisky's 2019
De lente op tafel

De zon schijnt, de winkels zijn open en binnen staan zes lichte whisky’s klaar om de glazen in te gaan. In maart presenteert Whiskyslijterij de Koning ieder jaar de lente. Lees verder Hoera ! De lentewhisky’s zijn er….

Cigars and the whisky year 2018

Top pairings at WDK
Top pairings at WDK

Pairing cigars and whisky seems to be a fixed combination for some people. But where to start ? Which cigar to pick ? How to cut and light your cigar ? And how to enjoy the combo of smoke and  whisky aromas ? Find out for yourself how the different flavours are brought out by six fantastic whiskies of 2018 and five wonderful cigars.  Lees verder Cigars and the whisky year 2018

Listing urge and tasting notes at WDK

Ranking urge
Ranking urge

Six bottles in a row is called a line-up.  A visual ranking that deep down in me entices the inevitable urge to number whiskies from 1 up to 6.  I want to rank them on smell, taste, appearance, exquisity, price, alcohol. A plethora of characteristics that obviously block my ability to come to full enjoyment. What an utter waste of time ! Lees verder Listing urge and tasting notes at WDK