Why the Hate?

Two things have happened over the weekend which make me question if Twitter and social media are a good innovation for society. I guess I am late to the party but it really does seem that the relative distance of a keyword and screen turn some people into animals with a pack mentality. Indeed I […]

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The Case for Good Whisky Packaging

Opinions are like…. Finish that sentence however you like but opinions are very much in vogue just now. If you happen to use Twitter, Reddit or even Facebook you will know opinions can be very strongly held and any differing opinion cannot be tolerated. So here is my differing opinion. I like packaging for whisky […]

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Fact Check: #DropTheDramDuty

In the modern western world news and facts have never been so widely available and easily accessible. This has led to various countries including the UK to the politic awakening of millions of people, mostly the younger generations. So while there have been good effects from social media and the internet generally it has also […]

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Port Ellen and Brora to be Reborn. Should we care?

Like most of my readers, I follow on twitter a lot of fellow whisky blog writers so when there is a big news day my timeline can fairly explode with the same “Press Release” from one or other multinational corporation. Today (9th October 2017), however, was slightly different in that I thought we were being […]

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