Been busy, but now back!

Well, what a busy end to to 2012 that was.

Looking back at this blog, i’ve not put anything up since November. Sorry, Movember. Well, that facial hair has been and gone, and we now find ourselves in January 2013.
Working backwards might be a touch easier in Whisky-related news. It’s been busy, but not that busy i suppose..

New Year’s Eve – As unorganised as ever, i didn’t plan a New-Year whisky to toast in 2013. Staying with fiends in Norwich (wine drinkers) i found myself unprepared. However, it was noted that St. George’s Distillery was just 30 mins drive away. Well, i had to.

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York Whisky Fest 2012

Another week, another whisky event, this time – in my home town.

This was another event run by the increasingly busy Whisky Lounge, run by Eddie Ludlow. I attended on account of my hard work at the Manchester event, and on behalf of the best whisky shop in the North of England – in my opinion, The Wright WIne & Whisky Company…

As a customer on this occasion, it was all about tasting for me on this event, and after a pint at the York Tap, we headed off…

Read on to find out what a Whisky event is about – and the 16 whiskies I sampled…
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Whisky Tour. Where next?

A small amount of debate was held on Saturday evening as the alcohol kicked in. Despite a planned visit to Islay later this year, we still feel the need to feed the Obsession further. It may even mean further investment into bottles, perhaps a cask..

Being based in Yorkshire, we need to plan this carefully. Quite a drive awaits us so we need to optimise our time. Needless to say i was taken back by one of the suggestions..

“Let’s go find some Bourbon…”

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