Category Archives: General

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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What do you think of artificial aging?

I read an article in Wired today titled “This Guy Says He Can Make 20-Year-Old Rum in 6 Days.” The article is very detailed (and thus long) but it tells the story of how Bryan Davis started Lost Spirits and … Continue reading

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Johnnie Walker Blue “Smart” Whisky Bottle

You have to be kidding me. I have about twenty different things I hate about this idea that Johnnie Walker will be doing with the Blue Label bottle. The gist is that they’ll be sticking a sensor tag on it … Continue reading

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Is Johnnie Walker Green Back in Production? Maybe.

A few years ago, Johnnie Walker discontinued Johnnie Walker Green Label, much to the chagrin of many a fan. As recently as October 2013, they had no plans to offer it again. But readers in our Facebook group reported talking … Continue reading

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What is the Best Beginner Scotch Whisky?

When it comes to premium liquors, Scotch whisky is one of the more expensive categories. That’s because Scotch whisky has to come from Scotland and is subject to a variety of duties and taxes as it enter the United States. … Continue reading

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