If you’re just setting off on your journey through whisky, you’ve got a really exciting voyage ahead of you. It’ll take you all over the world, from the Highlands of Scotland to the heat of India, it’ll hone your senses and teach you a new language. Here’s the best place to start:
Does age really matter? What do the terms on the bottle mean? Should you drink it now or save it for later? Is it really worth the money? Here’s a good place to start – read on and start feeling more confident buying your bottles.
There’s more than just pouring and sipping to consider here. Choose the right glass, learn to nose and taste and note down your appraisals – you’ll get so much more out of every dram. Read on to find out more.
Are single malts better than blends? Is Scottish really the best? Does older mean better? We tackle some of the myths hanging round whisky and cut to the chase so you can make the right choices.
Who’s making whisky where? Contact your favourite distilleries here.
Can you tell your hogsheads from your high spirits? Learn the terms that define the process, production and culture of whisky. This glossary will be your guide through the world of whisky.