Whisky Wednesday: Islay Mist Deluxe

Continuing this mini series of anonymous Islay bottlings, this week we have Islay Mist Deluxe – which could either be a whisky, or a new paint colour. It’s a nice pale straw in the glass. The nose is light, almost floral with a grapefruit citrus feel to it – not entirely what Islay conjures up… Read more »

Whisky Wednesday: Bunnahabhain 12 Year Old

After a run of international whiskies, it seems about time to return to my first whisky love, Islay. I must confess, when I first tried Bunnahabhain I was unmoved by it. That first taste came very early in my whisky education; perhaps lacking the huge smoke of Lagavulin or the playfulness of Bruichladdich I wasn’t… Read more »