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So far Eddie has created 25 blog entries.

The Morning After – Day 1 / Campbeltown

After my nine years of writing about whisky, there are still many ‘firsts’ to be experienced. Yesterday was one that got ‘ticked off’ my bucket [...]

May 27th, 2017|Blog|

How to nose whisky and win the Islay Nosing Competition- Billy Abbott

How to nose whisky and win the Islay Nosing Competition The Islay Festival of Music and Malt, also known as Feis Ile, is a big [...]

May 25th, 2017|Blog|

Does Age = Flavour?

Of course it is fundamentally about flavour. This is what this debate usually always boils down to. But there are some pretty key factors which [...]

May 10th, 2017|Blog|

My Whisky Lounge – Billy Abbott

Once upon a time, I was a computer programmer. I spent my days in an office, tapping away at a keyboard, creating arrangements of letters [...]

April 26th, 2017|Blog, My Whisky Lounge|

My Whisky Lounge – Angus Macraild

There is a place on the Isle of Islay called Finlaggan. It’s an ancient stone ruin on the side of a small loch in the [...]

April 20th, 2017|Blog, My Whisky Lounge|

My Whisky Lounge – Matt Chambers

When I was recently asked by Amanda and Eddie to do some work with The Whisky Lounge, I did not hesitate.  We go back a [...]

April 20th, 2017|Blog, My Whisky Lounge|

Dr. Jim Swan 1941-2017

                                        I first met Jim Swan [...]

February 21st, 2017|Blog|

Tim Forbes’ Guide to Whisky

The Whisky Lounge Guide To Whisky Envisioned as a sort of Whisky 101, The Whisky Lounge's Guide to Whisky does exactly what it says on [...]

February 20th, 2017|Blog, Whisky Tastings|

TWL Islay Trip – October 2016

7 days, 1000+ miles, 11 distilleries, 1 Land Rover Defender and what do you get? Many fine moments, and many fine drams, in many beautiful [...]

December 12th, 2016|Blog, Whisky Trips|

A New Hope…Part 3. Cotswolds

It is now 2 weeks since my mini-tour of English and Welsh Distilleries but it still seems like yesterday. After fantastical drives to The Lakes [...]

February 10th, 2015|Blog|
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