Author Archives: Rob Nicolson

About Rob Nicolson

PWS founding member and Expression Founder of PWS Ottawa. Webmaster, tweeter and Whisky news generator for the society.

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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Maker’s Mark Waters Down its Bourbon, Drinkers Revolt – Scandals – Eater National

http://eater.com/archives/2013/02/11/makers-mark-waters-down-its-bourbon-drinkers-revolt.php

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Whisky Tasting Event – December 30, 2012 | Scottish Society

Any PWSers interested in a whisky event at the Highlander in Ottawa 30 Dec 12? http://www.thescottishsocietyofottawa.com/events/356-2/ Rob

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NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2012: Glenmorangie Named “World’s Best Distiller” | PRNewswire | Rock Hill Herald Online

http://www.heraldonline.com/2012/11/30/4452180/glenmorangie-named-worlds-best.html

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

http://www.worldsbars.com/Spicebox/food-pairing/whisky/spicebox-whisky-ginger-ice-cream/9811/

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Canadian whisky is cool again

http://www.vancouversun.com/touch/story.html?id=7511780

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

http://www.whisky-drinker.com/2012/11/08/crown-royal-another-branch-to-the-family-tree/

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The Whisky Wire: Whisky Insiders Interview – Drew Mayville

http://www.thewhiskywire.com/2012/11/whisky-insiders-interview-drew-mayville.html?m=1

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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

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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

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