Way too much Ardmore Trad Cask last night...and paying for it today.
"I distrust a man who says 'when.' He's got to be careful not to drink too much, because he's not to be trusted when he does." Sydney Greenstreet
Figure I'd finish up the night with a small pour of Aberlour a'bunadh. Closes things up nicely.
"Every bottle is its own learning experience." -- Sensei Ox-sama
Opened a Redbreast 15 today. Wow, this is a wonderfully dangerous bottle to have around.
"Bottom line: sometimes things work out this way in life. It doesn't matter how well you've planned; you're just f**ked, and that's that" - The Boss
I still consider myself a malt noob, but for me right now, this is bunker material.
"A man comes from the dust and in the dust he will end-- In the meantime it is good to drink whiskey."
Was in San Francisco on Saturday and got to try quite a few drams I'd never had before:
Laphroaig Triple Wood
Kilchoman Machir Bay
Even got to try Nikka Black, which was quite nice.
Ardbeg Uigeadail. My first try at an Islay malt. Different, to say the least. But I "think" I like it. Time will tell for sure.