TIPSY TEA IN SPEYSIDE

The 2022 edition of the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival early May was a wonderful opportunity to catch up with many friends of the whisky …

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VENICE: lIVING tHE DREAM

There is not a better place to celebrate a birthday than Venice. Spending a week in the amazingly quiet post-covid “Most Serene” (I prefer the …

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WINTER ON ISLAY

No whisky musings this time, just my thoughts on the Islay Winter. As much as I love living on Islay, there are days I curse …

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BACK ON THE WHISKY TRAIL

After nearly two years of being “mothballed” as the pandemic deprived us from organizing Whisky events, The Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival just gave me …

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A visit to Monk’s House

Photos of Virginia Wolf's house and gardens

This Summer, I made a fabulous visit to Virginia Woolf’s house (Monk’s House) in Rodmell near Lewes (East Sussex). Virginia and her husband Leonard Woolf …

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à table en FRANCAIS

à table

“à table, le whisky, du verre à l’assiette” arrive en France fin octobre… Vous en rêviez? Je l’ai fait. Publié à compte d’auteur parce que …

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In Brief

Ardbeg an Oa in the mist The launching of Ardbeg an Oa late August was quite spectacular and dramatic. It was so misty that the …

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