Tag Archives: blend

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Johnnie Walker Explorers Club – The Spice Road

I’m not really a fan of Johnnie Walker.  I’ve always found it rather characterless. Not to say it’s not smooth and well blended, I can appreciate it in that way.  Maybe its smoothness and inoffensive nature is its character, but safe to say I’ve never really been a big fan. Its very much like a […]

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The Bailie Nicol Jarvie

Its been several years since I was introduced to the Bailie Nicol Jarvie (hereinafter referred to as The BNJ) After a day out at The Whisky Stramash in Edinburgh I found myself on my way back to my accommodation in Leith at a bar enjoying a few end of the night drams.  One of which was The […]

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Angels Nectar Blended Malts

Two new blended scotch whiskies from Angels Nectar.

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The Hibiki 12 Blended Whisky.

I have previously written an article about The 5 best Whiskies In The World (found here) in which I explained my love for the Hibiki 12.  Firstly, look at the bottle, its so well designed, looks beautiful.    The description on the label is almost poetic. Hibiki to the Japanese represents harmony, and so the name […]

The Hibiki 

Just read on-line that the Hibiki 12 and 21 have been awarded gold medals at The International Spirts Challenge 2015.  I’m a big fan of the Hibiki blend. It’s without doubt my favourite of all the Japaneese whiskies I’ve tried. It’s fresh, distinctive and easy drinking.  Yes, I know it’s a blend and they are […]