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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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What’s up with all this Scotch in space news?

In the last few weeks, there’s been a lot of news involving scotch and space, the final frontier. Some of it was fluffy, some of it was legit, but it’s interesting how these stories clustered together. The two that I … Continue reading

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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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