“The light music of whiskey falling into a glass – an agreeable interlude”

(James Joyce)

I'm exploring the wonderful world of Irish whiskey, one blog post at a time.

Natterjack whiskey, Gortinore distillers

Just to let you know, this autumn I’m going to be blogging rather sporadically, but hopefully at least once a month. I’m also studying at Lund university (it’s a Swedish university where they have online courses) and I’m crazy busy all the time. I study Italian to finally work towards becoming fluent in it...

Jameson Triple Triple

What kind of name is this? Well, it’s a nice travel exclusive from Midleton – a triple distilled and triple casked Jameson. My husband has been in Sweden during the week for work, and at 4 am or something in the morning on Tuesday, he came across the lovely ladies at The Loop at Cork airport, and tasted some...

Green Spot Chateau Montelena

I’ve never been a fan of Green Spot. Now I’ve said it. It may be the most controversial phrase in the world of Irish whiskey blogging. I see people praise Green Spot EVERYWHERE, but the first time I tasted the “ordinary” Green Spot I felt it was like drinking apple juice, or something like it. Nice,...