I *ALWAYS* have a bottle of Talisker open in my home. It's really one of my first whisky loves (along with Ardbeg) and while the big "A" has taken a bit of a dive as of late, Tali has pretty much been a consistent winner for me. The peppery sweet/brine/smoky malt just sings in the glass - I need to find more of the 18yr at the old price though.

Here's what I'm drinking tonight:



May have to crack open the 25yr that's been waiting patiently in the wings...