Indian and Japanese Whisky at 18 Reasons

I'll be leading another tasting at 18 Reasons on Monday, July 18th, this time around taking an introductory look at Japanese and Indian whiskies by tasting three expressions each from Suntory and Amrut. While Japan's interesting whisky history is not very long, they are certainly renowned for their version of Scottish stuff...unfortunately, very few are … Continue reading Indian and Japanese Whisky at 18 Reasons

Amrut Peated Indian Single Malt Whisky – Review

*Thanks to the good folks at Impex Beverages for the sample. In the 1530's a fellow named Kempe Gowda I had the Bangalore Fort built to protect this growing city of the Vijaynagar Empire. Legend has it Ol' Kempe named the city and fort Bengalooru, which was a marked improvement on the old name of … Continue reading Amrut Peated Indian Single Malt Whisky – Review