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Scotch Connoisseurs

A place to discuss scotch and all that goes along with it.

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If you don't like scotch, you just haven't found the right one yet.

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What are you drinking?

Started by Wil Harper. Last reply by Henrique Vilhena May 6. 73 Replies

I'm new to this.

Started by B.A. Poskin. Last reply by John Apr 3. 9 Replies

Hard to find, only find in Scotland.

Started by B.A. Poskin. Last reply by Paul Bissett May 22, 2013. 3 Replies

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Comment by Kevin C on February 12, 2014 at 9:01pm

I'm somewhat new to the world of Scotch...just bought a bottle of 12 year GlenLivet.  What is the story on this bottle?  I am a firm believer of drinking what you like, and not paying too much attention to what people say about it.  Still, I am interested in hearing people's thoughts on this one.

Comment by Alan West on December 18, 2013 at 7:42pm

The Glenlivet's Master Distiller,  Alan Winchester, delivers some Scotch Wisdom.

Insider's guide to scotch, Glenlivet Edition

Comment by Alan West on December 18, 2013 at 7:37pm

Here is a link to Esquire's Scotch pronunciation guide featuring Brian Cox.

Scotch Pronunciation Guide

Comment by Robert Cox on December 18, 2013 at 6:57pm

Glenmorangie (Glen-MORanjee)
Glentauchers
(Glen-tockers)
Glenury-Royal
(Glen-you-ree)
Islay
(Eye-la)
Knockdhu
(Nock-doo)
Laphroaig (La-froyg) My Favorite (15 Yr)
Ledaig
(Led-chig)
Old Pulteney
(Pult-nay)
Pittyvaich (Pit-ee-vay-ich)
St Magdalene
(Magdaleen)
Strathisla
(Strath-eye-la)
Tamdhu
(Tam-DOO)
Tamnavulin
(Tamna-VOO-lin)
Teaninich
(Tee-an-inich)
Tomintoul
(Tomin-towel)
Tullibardine
(Tully-bard-eye-n)
and finally…
Slainte
(Cheers!) (Schlan-jer)

Comment by Robert Cox on December 18, 2013 at 6:55pm

Aberlour
(Aber-lower)
Allt-a'Bhainne
(Olt-a vane)
Auchentoshan
(Ochentoshen)
Auchroisk 
(Othrusk)
Balmenach (Bal-MAY-nach)
Bruichladdich
(Brew-ich-laddie)
Bunnahabhain
(Boon-a-havun)
Caol Ila
(Kaal-eela)
Cardhu
(Kar-doo)
Clynelish 
(Klyn-leesh)
Craigellachie
(Krai-GELLachy)
Dailuaine
(Dall-YEWan)
Dallas Dhu
(Dallas Doo)
Drumguish
(Drum-oo-ish)
Edradour
(Edra-dower)
Glen Garioch
(Glen Gee-ree)
Glenglassaugh
(Glen Glass-och)
Glen Mhor
(Glen Voar)

Comment by Paul Bissett on December 18, 2013 at 6:55pm

Steven,

If you want to know more about whisky (scotch in particular) go to my website and you can read my free whisky newsletters.  My website is http://www.scot-talks.com/

Comment by Steven Fields on December 18, 2013 at 6:50pm

Thanks Paul Iam trying to locate your recomendations.

Comment by Paul Bissett on December 18, 2013 at 9:50am

Steven, all those Johnnie walkers are blended whiskies the ones I suggested are single malts and are more flavorful.

Comment by Steven Fields on December 18, 2013 at 9:33am

I tried a Johnny Walker Red Label and found it ok.  It seems to leave a more pleasing after-taste than Bourbon.

Comment by Steven Fields on December 17, 2013 at 10:45am

Thanks Paul,  I'll check our area for those brands.  I have only seen Johnnie Walker Red, Blue, & Black labels.  However, I wasn't paying close attention.

 

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