Senior blender Kirstie McCallum breaks down the process of nosing and tasting in five easy steps.
Most single malt distillers emphasize the influence of the barrel on the finished whisky. But what about the barley?
Fruity and nutty, sweet and dry, sherry casks impart an array of flavors on whisky. Here are the most over-the-top examples we could find.
You’ll have to empty your savings account if you want the final edition of Black Bowmore—but there are more affordable whiskies to try too.