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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+.

Is Whisky a Good Investment?

Reader Mike sent me this question the other day – I have read a few articles about using Scotch whisky as an investment, not a primary source of investment though. I was wondering what your thoughts on this would be … Continue reading

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Aberlour 12yo Double Cask Matured Tasting Notes

Many years ago, my lovely wife and I were on a trip to England to visit our good friends (one of which is a fixture in our Facebook group, Richard) and we took a few days to visit a few … Continue reading

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Glenmorangie – The Nectar D’Or Tasting Notes

If you want an affordable single malt finish (that is, ending its maturation process in a cask of a different origin from its primary maturation cask), Glenmorangie is going to be your best bet in terms of value. They have … Continue reading

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Does the Scotch Whisky Glass Really Matter?

Whisky glasses come in all shapes and sizes. From the old school Old Fashioned tumblers with straight sides to the various snifters styles with a tapered mouth and Glencairns – there’s a lot of debate over how important the shape … Continue reading

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SWIG Leather Flask Review

First things first, I received a review flask for free from SWIG. Let’s get that out of the way – they didn’t pay me to review it but they did send me one so I could review it in the … Continue reading

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