We tasted 3 Bruichladdich whiskys between speakers, introduced by brand ambassador Gez McAlpine: first the unpeated The Classic Laddie, followed by Port Charlotte Heavily Peated Single Malt and finally their fantastic Ocotomore, Super-Heavily Peated Islay Single Malt – The world’s most heavily peated single malt.
The Be Wise Speaker Series and Whisky Festival will offer whisky tastings from around the world, merged with business chats, for the most sophisticated pairing. Guests will get to chat business over a glass of one of the world’s finest spirits. Between presentations, including a keynote speech from former “Dragon” on Dragon’s Den and best … Read more Be Wise Speaker Series and Whisky Festival
“You should come to this tasting,” my son said. “You can get your bottle of 40-year-old signed.” The bottle in reference is a single malt from a distillery on the tiny island of Islay, in northwest Scotland. The maker was Bruichaddich and its distiller, the redoubtable Jim McEwan was due to arrive in Calgary … Read more La Dolce Vita September 16 2014