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Creating the perfect whisky space with Singleton

A new exhibition explores what makes the perfect whisky tasting environment.
September 27th, 2012|Events, Features|0 Comments|

Checking out Compass Box

I take a look at Compass Box blended whiskies in this latest review.
July 12th, 2012|Reviews|0 Comments|

Cocktails in the afternoon

An afternoon of cocktails and Japanese whisky history was the theme last week.
July 4th, 2012|Reviews|1 Comment|

London’s whisky revival: The London Distillery Company

Darren Rook speaks to Miss Whisky about his grand plans for the London Distillery Company.

The Whisky Lounge London: Review

The Whisky Lounge London show brought whisky to 1,800 willing attendees!
April 25th, 2012|Events, Features|2 Comments|

Under an Irish whiskey spell

Irish Whiskies lined up for the tasting, post fab history lesson from Barry Crockett.
March 28th, 2012|Events, Features, Reviews|1 Comment|

A Squad of Whisky Lovers

Whisky Squad takes its tastings seriously...in that laid-back, everyone's welcome sort of way!
March 12th, 2012|Events, Features|0 Comments|

A Glenfiddich Gathering

A recent gathering with Glenfiddich made Miss Whisky proud to be a part of the whisky community.

Glenfiddich Charity Countdown

Glenfiddich will auction bottle no 2 of its Janet Sheed Roberts Reserve in aid of Walking with the Wounded this Friday.
February 8th, 2012|Events, Features|0 Comments|

Sláinte to the new year!

No matter how many new years I see come into being, I still cannot help but get a wee bit misty-eyed whenever it happens. Like a good single malt, it melts my heart…

And so, I begin this new year with a whole lot of excited butterflies flitting around in my belly about the new whiskies I hope to try and events I hope to cover, and a heart of thanks to all those who have helped me get this site started and supported me these past months.

You see, the whisky industry is made up of one of the most welcoming groups of people I have come across in a long time. Maybe, in fact, ever. Since I started muttering back in March at a women’s only whisky tasting at the Albannach Bar & Restaurant to people like Cat Spencer (from the Albannach) and Penderyn’s Gillian Macdonald about my plans to start this site, to when I headed out to meet people trying to do something different (such as the chaps from Connsr who organised the Pure Festival and Mark Thomson who heads up the Dramatic Whisky tastings or restaurants such as Benares which are trying to show the scope of whisky’s food and drink matching possibilities), to when I tried some incredible drams at this year’s TWE Whisky Fest, I have only met incredibly inviting and kind people who have helped me on my way. You’ve shared contacts, put me on the right track to finding great profile subjects, taught me a load more about whisky I didn’t yet know and read my work.

So, to all of you I say a big thank you. I cannot wait to keep learning about this ever-changing, ever-exciting [...]

January 3rd, 2012|Features|2 Comments|