Monthly Archives: November 2012


This Oct 2011 bottling was 700mL at 62.1% and retailed for $105. Amrut has been setting the bar pretty high with their releases, and Portonova certainly doesn’t disappoint. The 62.1% punch lets you know that you are in some seriously … Continue reading

Posted in Tastings, Victoria Tastings | Leave a comment

Spicebox Whisky Ginger Ice Cream by PWS Ottawa member Stacey Cronin.

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Crown Royal Extra Rare – November 13, 2012

Date Tasted: November 13, 2012 Whisky / Whiskey: Crown Royal Expression: Extra Rare Distiller: Seagrams Distillery Type: Whisky Country / Region: Canada Bottling Size: 750 ml ABV: 40% Cost (Cdn): $180.15 *Info from archived Whisky Records*

Posted in Upper Canada Tastings | Leave a comment

Canadian whisky is cool again

Posted in News | 1 Comment

Crown Royal: another branch to the family tree ‹ Whisky Drinker

Posted in News | 1 Comment

The Whisky Wire: Whisky Insiders Interview – Drew Mayville

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Glen Breton, Battle of the Glen — 5 November 2012

This whisky was born out of a success story that many of you are aware of. Glenora Distillery, is a Canadian whisky distillery in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, and was the first distillery in North America to produce a single … Continue reading

Posted in Tastings, Victoria Tastings | Leave a comment

The Spirits of Kingston Whisky Festival 23 February 2013

Calling all whisky and whiskey lovers.  I am definitely going to this premiere whisky fest in Kingston. Don’t miss out.

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Wine and Whisky Tasting 14 Nov 12 – Darcy Magees – Orleans

While at dinner today at Darcy Magees – Orleans we discovered this poster announcing a wine and whisky tasting. I signed up and there is still room for any other PWSers who might be in the area and available on … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

26 Oct 12 – PWS Ottawa: An Open Meeting

On a fine Friday evening we met to show case the PWS concept to prospective members.  Richard Tremblay and Stacey Cronin were our guests for the evening which involved an explanation of PWS and how it was formed as well … Continue reading

Posted in Ottawa Tastings | 1 Comment