Author Archives: Jim

About Jim

Jim is the founder of Scotch Addict and one of the many fans of whisky in all its forms. Connect with me on Google+.

Best Whisky Ice Cube Trays & Molds

I’m not a purist but I don’t put ice in my single malt scotch. I rarely put it in any other type of whiskey I drink. Irish whiskey is so light it never needs it. I like feeling like a … Continue reading

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One Man’s Journey to Blend Your Own Scotch Whisky

One of the great pleasures of being in a Facebook group with nearly a thousand members (join us!) is that there are so many experiences. There’s always someone who has an opinion on something, whether it’s a whisky or a … Continue reading

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Whiskey Smash Drink Cocktail

For a while in the summer, I started researching really simple whisky cocktails. When I say simple, I mean like no more than a few steps and five ingredients. A Manhattan is pretty simple. Bitters, whisky, and vermouth. Another simple … Continue reading

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How to Wash Out and Clean a Hip Flask

A couple weekends ago, we joined our good friends in a Light The Night Walk in support of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Our friend battled through the disease and we’re always thrilled to support her. Having walked for a … Continue reading

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What’s in OR Tambo International Airport (South Africa) Duty Free?

OR Tambo International Airport is also known as the Johannesburg Airport and is the site of today’s guide to duty free shops. Our friend Brendan K. sends us these fine photos while on his way to Krabi/Koh Samui, Thailand. The … Continue reading

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