Articles by John

The Ardbeg 21 Year Old

February 20, 2017

Tasting notes: Sure there’s smoke.  Yup, it’s right there on the nose.  But it’s the kind of smoke that you need to focus on.  In time I determine that it’s smoke [...]

The Glenmorangie Tayne

February 1, 2017

Tasting notes: I’m starting to think that Glenmorangie can do no wrong.  I have always really, really enjoyed their expressions.  But it was the Tayne that prompted me to [...]

The High West Bourye 2016 Limited Edition

December 13, 2016

Tasting notes: This noses up galactically.  I find the nougat of the world’s best Milky Way bar.  Then there’s deep fudge notes, as if the piccolo part of the Star [...]
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