The Ontario Scotch Enthusiast
For the love of good whisky
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
Top 5: A Bold Statement
Prince was a musical genius: Kurt Cobain was not. This may seem like a bold statement, but allow me to explain. I like Nirvana. I liked the...
Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Top 5: Stuck in the Middle With You
I love Quentin Tarantino movies. There's just something about the way he writes dialogue and puts scenes together that hits all the rig...
Wednesday, 6 September 2017
Top 5: Born to Be Mild
Remember that John Cusack movie High Fidelity ? I'm convinced every angsty guy in the early 2000s saw himself as Rob Gordon (Cusack'...
Wednesday, 30 August 2017
The Catcher Sans the Rye: A review of Maker's Mark
"Because you never get a second chance to make a first impression". So goes the tagline for a 1980s anti-dandruff shampoo commerc...
Wednesday, 23 August 2017
The Siren's Song: a review of Laphroaig 10 Year Old
Kurt Vonnegut is one of my favourite writers. I say "one of" because it's impossible to choose only ONE. Vonnegut's writi...
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Ambushed: A review of Bushmills Black Bush
Please note that this review includes spoilers pertaining to the movie The Departed. I don't feel bad for doing this, though, since th...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017
A Lot To Be Thankful For: a review of Lot no.40 Rye
It is striking how history, when resting on the memory of men, always touches the bounds of mythology Leopold von Ranke (1795-1886) ...
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