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Glenfiddich 18 Year Old

We’ve already established the links between writing and drinking whisky right? Good. Then I’ll continue. There is snobbery even in the world of whisky. Glenfiddich, one of the world’s largest brands, can occasionally receive a hint of distain for being just that, but it has won plenty of awards on the world circuit. I’m not […]

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Glenfarclas 15 Years Old

Continuing the trend of whisky posts, and in the vague hope that one day I’ll be sent freebies, here’s a whisky review – I’ll keep it brief, don’t worry. The Glenfarclas 15 is a beast of a whisky – what’s more, it smells and tastes absolutely like Christmas cake (I wafted it under my girlfriend’s […]

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Nikka Whisky From The Barrel

If you’re going to take this writing thing seriously you need a serious tipple. And whilst one can observe brandy discretely being passed around certain convention bars, or note the demands for real ale, I believe whisky is where UK SF and Fantasy is currently at. Famously there is Iain Banks. My editor Julie Crisp […]