Tag Archives: Single Malt

What Is Peat, And Why Does It Turn Some People Off?

By Richard Thomas One of the signature flavor characteristics routinely associated with Scotch whisky is smoke, specifically peat smoke. Not all whiskies are smoky; in fact, most of them aren’t. Many of the most famous have at least a wisp of smoke in them, however. Islay, arguably the most famous of Scotch whisky regions, embraces peat smoke as a key ...

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Last Drop Releasing An Upscale, Very Aged Minis Collection

The Last Drop Distillers is set to introduce its first-ever Miniatures Collection, allowing true whisky lovers to add a ‘drop’ of the world’s rarest spirits collection to their drinks cabinet. It’s not like any miniature’s box you’ve seen before, however. The limited edition set will feature 50ml miniatures of both the original 50 Year Old Blended Scotch Whisky, the company’s ...

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