Tag Archives: Islay

Na caraidean aig Laphroaig [Friends of Laphroaig] @ Demeters Steakhouse in Portsmouth, NH

Near the end of March, the 29th if I recall, there was a FoL event in Portsmouth, held at the Demeters Steakhouse. Although Simon Brooking was not in attendance, the event was well hosted by Matt Marshall, and Kirsten Ininger. … Continue reading

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Go! Whisk(e)y Weekend 2012

For the past few years my wife (Jacqueline) and I have attended the whisk(e)y event at Julio’s Liquor’s in Westboro, MA held end of February. In the past it’s been called the Whisk(e)y a Go-Go, but this year was termed … Continue reading

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This is a classy place !!! Lag a’ Mhuilinn (Lagavulin)

Just a few months before I was told to come down on the shelf, I happily found myself in a classy place. A friend had invited mo bhean (my wife) and me to her wedding reception at the no-longer-there New … Continue reading

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Westering Home

Concurrent with our newly launched “Scotch Whisky Journey”, I began to research distilleries, etc. so I’d have some idea of what I was doing, and what I was seeking. One of the first places I read about was Islay. If … Continue reading

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