Tasting Video #19

Tasting Video #19

Tasting Video #19 | brandy tasting whiskey This tasting video was such a delight! My guest was Jennifer Querbes from Brandy Sainte Louise. We were both blown away at how similar my tiny old bottle of DeValcourt 10 Year Old French Brandy tasted to the brandy...
Bottle #59: The Glenlivet

Bottle #59: The Glenlivet

Bottle #59: The Glenlivet Bottle #59 is The Glenlivet, and it’s the first bottle of Single Malt Scotch that I’ve discovered in Grandma’s collection so far. Which makes sense, because especially in the time period when she was collecting, blended Scotch whisky was much...
Tasting Video #18

Tasting Video #18

Tasting Video #18 | bourbon tasting whiskey I had such a good time tasting Bottle #1: Maker’s Mark with Neal Bodenheimer! We compared old and new, and found lots to like about them both, but mostly marveled at how VERY different they are. We theorized about why...
Bottle #55: Suntory Royal

Bottle #55: Suntory Royal

Bottle #55: Suntory Royal Bottle #55 is Suntory Royal, a Japanese whisky. It was a surprise for me to find in Grandma’s collection, because until the early 2000s, Japanese whisky was little known outside Japan. This bottle is from 1983 to 1985, which I know thanks to...
Bottle #48: Noblesse Canadian Whisky

Bottle #48: Noblesse Canadian Whisky

Bottle #48: Noblesse Canadian Whisky It’s rare that I can know exactly when a tiny bottle comes from. This is one of those occasions! Bottle #48 is Noblesse Canadian Whisky. According to its “bottled in bond” tax strip, it was manufactured in 1965. And since the label...