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Weinquelle Lühmann in Hamburg (Location)

Weinquelle Lühmann in Hamburg (Liquor Store Whisky Whiskey Bourbon Beverages Bottles Sale Mailorder Buy)

Given the fact that I live almost next door from Weinquelle Lühmann, it should come as no surprise that this is by far my most-visited liquor store in all of Hamburg. But even if I was not a quasi-neighbor of theirs, I would still come to see them regularly. (more…)

Strathclyde Grain Distillery in Glasgow (Location)

Strathclyde Distillery in Glasgow (Grain Scotch Whisky Pernod Ricard Ballantine's Chivas Regal Visit)

With its puffing chimneys, entangled pipelines, enormous tanks and squarish buildings, Strathclyde Distillery looks nothing like the picturesque whisky production sites you often find perpetuated on the front sides or postcards or the pages of illustrated books. (more…)

Irish Whiskey Museum in Dublin (Location)

The Irish Whiskey Museum in Dublin (Ultimate Whiskey Memorabilia History Experience Tourist Location Jameson Teeling Power)

Dublin offers many beautiful places for lovers of Irish whiskey. Besides big names like Jameson or Teeling there are also many nice bars and pubs that have a big range of (not only) Irish whiskeys on the tap. But there is another must-see in the center of Dublin. (more…)

Freudenhaus St. Pauli in Hamburg (Location)

Freudenhaus St. Pauli in Hamburg (Whisky Whiskey Bourbon Bar Pub Location Night-Out Drink Cocktails Barkeeper)

When a friend told me of the enormous whisk(e)y selection the Freudenhaus St. Pauli had on offer, I knew I had to pay this place a visit soon. Located in a side-street of the (in)famous Reeperbahn, the bar (which is adjacent to a restaurant going by the same name) is easily accessible (more…)

3 drams to pour yourself on Burns Night (List)

3 Drams for Burns Night (Robert Burns Scotland Celebration Single Malt Scotch Whisky Dram Blend Arran Douglas Laing)

On the 25th of January, all of Scotland celebrates the birth of their national poet Robert Burns (1759-1796). With good company by their sides and fine drams in their hands, they pay homage to the celebrated writer, whose ballads and poems are cherished all across the globe. (more…)

Ardbeg Shortie – The perfect glass for a whisky on the go (Glassware)

Ardbeg Shortie (Barley Mania Whisky Scotch Single Malt Islay Nosing Glass Glassware Shots Drinks On The Go)

Ardbeg have rightfully received a ton of praise for their outstanding Islay whiskies. However, I neither want to compliment the legendary distillery on the brute force of the Corryvreckan today nor do I want to clap them on the shoulder for the immense peatiness of the Ardbeg Ten. (more…)