I updated my list for Esquire with some new picks, kept a few classics, and got to talk about the 80-year-old whisky I recently sampled. Read here.
I reviewed Bruichladdich’s latest Port Charlotte expression for Robb Report, a smoky but complex dram of cask-finished whisky – read it here.
This new single malt whisky from India’s Paul John distillery is worth trying, if you can afford to shell out 300 bucks. Read my review for Robb Report here.
I was asked to contribute to the spirits section of this year’s Best of the Best list for Robb Report, and had a great time picking and writing about some of my favorite spirits of the year. You can find the list here.
Lagavulin finished this 11YO single malt in Guinness casks for this new release, a collaboration with actor Nick Offerman. Read my review for Spy here.
Stranahan’s changed up their Original American single malt expression, so I took a look at it and wrote about it for Spy here.
For my new Taste-Test column for Robb Report, I review the excellent new Laphroaig Sherry Oak Finish – read it here.
Winter is an excellent time to explore the world of smoky whiskey, from single malt scotch to American single malts to some unusual bourbon and rye. Read my latest for Departures here.