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by Jack Skellington
Mon Feb 28, 2011 3:02 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.
Replies: 10889
Views: 1005195

Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Snow Pheonix
by Jack Skellington
Sat Jun 30, 2007 1:14 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Source of Malting Barley
Replies: 10
Views: 3238

"241,000 tonnes - producing 96 million litres of alcohol. 156 million litres of Scottish malt whisky were produced in 2005 – 2006 figures not yet available. " Comment states that 96 million litres of alcohol was produced! 156 million litres of whisky, remember water is added back in to red...
by Jack Skellington
Sun May 06, 2007 3:33 pm
Forum: Whisky Events
Topic: Spirit of Speyside 07
Replies: 56
Views: 12488

Quality, exactly!! Thats why I am here in Speyside, to enjoy the quality diverse range of tastes and flavours, just a lttle pointer for you peat lovers, subtlety is they key. :twisted:
by Jack Skellington
Sun May 06, 2007 11:59 am
Forum: Whisky Events
Topic: Spirit of Speyside 07
Replies: 56
Views: 12488

A "real" whisky festival??????

You mean the one with distilleries numbering single figures? Thats the toy one surely!! :thumbsup:

Currently enjoying the diversity offered up by the Spirit of Speyside :smoke:
by Jack Skellington
Wed Apr 25, 2007 6:19 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Beer in a whisky cask
Replies: 37
Views: 7539

I know it is personal taste and all that but come on......anyone who enjoyed the Tullibardine one needs seeing to! It is £3.49 at our local tesco and tasted so bad we opened the 2nd one to see if the first was alright.

Now Innes and Gunn, theres a good 'un!
by Jack Skellington
Tue Apr 24, 2007 4:20 pm
Forum: Whisky Events
Topic: Spirit of Speyside 07
Replies: 56
Views: 12488

It starts a week on saturday, I think there are a few events on thursday and friday but most of it is over the weekend.
by Jack Skellington
Tue Apr 24, 2007 2:32 pm
Forum: Whisky Events
Topic: Spirit of Speyside 07
Replies: 56
Views: 12488

Spirit of Speyside 07

With Spirit of Speyside fast approaching was wondering who was going and to what events?
by Jack Skellington
Mon Mar 12, 2007 2:39 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: what whisky are you wanting to buy?
Replies: 16
Views: 4125

Highland Park 1977 for me.
by Jack Skellington
Thu Mar 08, 2007 5:12 pm
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Talisker 18 yr
Replies: 6
Views: 2585

Talisker 18 yr

Just awaiting delivery on Talisker 18yr (Talisker a brand which I have neglected for absolutely no reason!!). Any comments before I break the seal??
by Jack Skellington
Fri Mar 02, 2007 6:17 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Single Malts in the Movies
Replies: 307
Views: 103257

Further to my post on Fishy Anagrams

Anal Calm anagram of Macallan, it all makes sense!!!!
by Jack Skellington
Fri Mar 02, 2007 2:57 pm
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: Avoid anything before a tasting?
Replies: 13
Views: 2201

Bearing in mind that the nose is better equiped to deal with the most whiskies, I would say the foods mentioned above (apart from wet dog, which brings out the fruity characters of most whiskies I think) will have a slight detrimental effect but in the whole as long as you dont have a stinking cold ...
by Jack Skellington
Wed Feb 28, 2007 4:58 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Single Malts in the Movies
Replies: 307
Views: 103257

In the film "Festival", following a group of performers at the Edinburgh festival, there is a close up of a Macallan 10 yr old on a counter which moves to a wideshot of someone popping up from behind the counter and taking a slug. Turns out he is using it to numb the pain of a rather unsav...
by Jack Skellington
Mon Feb 19, 2007 8:59 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Your First Bottle of Malt
Replies: 27
Views: 5093

Cant remember the first Malt i tasted but the first bottle I bought myself was a Balvenie Double Wood.
by Jack Skellington
Tue Jan 09, 2007 4:05 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Macallan Amber?
Replies: 29
Views: 9831

Posted this prior to enjoying my Christmas break which I left to go on with a bottle of this firmly packed in bag and expecting great things from. And now I can compare with other drinkers having firmly enjoyed the experience. Complaints about it not tasting enough of Macallan is strange as, althoug...
by Jack Skellington
Mon Dec 18, 2006 11:00 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Macallan Amber?
Replies: 29
Views: 9831

Macallan Amber?

Discuss.
by Jack Skellington
Sun Nov 12, 2006 9:36 pm
Forum: Collector's Corner
Topic: Johnnie Walker 500yrs Special Collection
Replies: 1
Views: 2405

Johnnie Walker 500yrs Special Collection

I have had a Johnnie Walker Box Set of miniatures hiding in amongst my collection but have no idea as to the value, anyone know?

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