Monthly Archives: March 2013

Happy Birthday PWS

Three years ago today, the Pacific Whisky Society came to life, quite appropriately, over a bottle of Robert Burns Single Malt. Here’s to all our Brothers, Coast to Coast to Coast. Three down, many more to come. Brother Al. Here’s … Continue reading

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26 Feb 13 – Blanton’s Gold Edition Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon

This fantastic bourbon was named after the late Colonel Albert Bacon Blanton (1881-1959), who managed the largest distillery of its day (now owned by Buffalo Trace Distillery, Frankfort, Kentucky).  It was during that time that he created a very special … Continue reading

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7 Feb 13 – Redbreast Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey

‘Redbreast’ is a single pot still Irish whiskey – a style of whiskey which is unique to Ireland in general and to the Midleton Distillery, Co. Cork, in particular. Made from a mash of malted and unmalted barley, which is … Continue reading

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