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The Indulgence of Uncle Knucklehead #11: Camacho Connecticut Robusto & Penderyn Madeira Finish Whisky

Let’s imagine you’re at a party, like the one your spouse drags you to when she has to impress her boss with the fact that she can balance her job, a husband, a household, maybe some children and car payments so that he won’t consign her to the crappy assignments (let’s be honest, being a woman is not for me).  Before leaving for the event, considerable time is spent discussing the “interaction” strategy: who to talk to, what to talk about, subjects to avoid and how not to dominate the conversation when it comes to things I feel strongly about (like the pay inequity she’s dealing with).

The Indulgence of Uncle Knucklehead #10: Vudu Priest No. 3 and Clyde Mays Alabama Style Whiskey

      Ya Gotta love a good story.  Now, everyone of my nieces and nephews knows how much their Uncle loves hearing a good story.  Hell, I've been known to tell a few of them myself, and who knows if what comes out of my mouth sometimes is half real or half concocted from the pitch of a fevered brain.

ForWhiskeyLovers Publisher Arrested For Inappropriate Relations with Underage Whiskies

Friends and Family Shocked...But Most Not Surprised: The Whiskey Industry was shaken, then thrown on the rocks, early today when Interpol announced they had arrested Doug Stone, Founder of ForWhiskeyLovers.com and spirit’ual Bon Vivant, early Friday morning in Reykjavik, Iceland. Mr. Stone has been on the run from the US TTB and UK’s SWA officials since this past fall, when his business partners reported him for having inappropriate relations with multiple underage whiskies...several of which were well under the age of 10 years old.

The Whisky Extravaganza Returns to New York

Sponsored by The Scotch Malt Whisky Society of America, the 23rd Annual Whisky Extravaganza is an exclusive opportunity to sample rare and unique whiskies from around the world More than 100 of the world’s most exceptional single malt, Scotch and other whiskies will be enjoyed at Guastavino’s on March 23, 2016, as the 23rd Annual Whisky Extravaganza returns to New York after a three year hiatus. Hosted by The Scotch Malt Whisky Society, the gala evening event also features a delicious dinner and a fine imported cigar as a parting gift for guests.

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Stiggins’ Fancy Plantation Pineapple Original Dark Rum 40% ABV $30 Website What the Blender Says: Plantation Pineapple Rum – Stiggins’s Fancy, created by company founder Alexandre Gabriel and cocktail historian David Wondrich, is inspired by several traditional recipes used in the...
Tasting notes:I hear the echoes of the percussion first, rattling off the brick buildings like a flock of mechanical birds taking flight.  Then there are the waves of bass moving through the hot summer air with the inevitability of an earthquake.  I come around the corner to see George...
The Enlightenment is a new limited edition blended malt created by leading artisan whisky company Compass Box.  It is designed to be a celebration of their ongoing Scotch Whisky Transparency Campaign, which currently has over 7,000 people signed up to it.  The Enlightenment was conceived...
Glen Grant has announced the launch of three new single malts: a 12 year old, a 12 year old non-chill filtered, and an 18 year old. These whiskies will be available in June. See the press release included below for details. GLEN GRANT ADDS THREE NEW PREMIUM SINGLE MALT SCOTCH WHISKIESAND UNVEILS...
One of Scotland's newest distilleries opened its doors for the first time to visitors this week, though opportunities to visit InchDairnie Distillery in Fife will be few and far between. The state-of-the-art distillery will produce two different styles of malt whiskies - one for blending and one...

Whiskey Exploration

WHISKEY EXPLORATION CLUBS FOR EVERY WHISKEY TASTE

ForWhiskeyLovers offers three exciting clubs, for every whiskey taste. Whether you're a Single Malt Whisky drinker, a Bourbon lover, or a whiskey lover in general, FWL has a club for you:

The Whiskey Explorers

For aficionados, eager to experience the widest variety of whiskies and increase their knowledge of whiskey along the way, we offer our The Whiskey Explorers.

Inspired by the "blind tasting" bar game, we designed The Whiskey Explorers  to introduce members amazing whiskies they most likely have not experienced before, free of any pre-conceived notion of a "brand", price or age as an indicators of quality, or even a prior experience with a type of whisky. Learn more here.

World Malts Club


Created for Single Malt Scotch Whisky enthusiasts, ForWhiskeyLovers' World Malts Club sends quarterly shipments of superb malt whiskies from around the world.

If you want to experience the world's best malt whiskies delivered to your door, our World Malts Club® is for you. Learn More Here.

American Whiskey Club

Designed for the Bourbon Whiskey enthusiast, ForWhiskeyLovers' American Whiskey Club® sends quarterly* shipments of spectacular whiskies created by the leading small Craft Distilleries in the United States.

If you want to experience the best whiskies Made in America, our American Whiskey Club® is made for you. Learn more here.FWhiskeyLovers Whiskey of the Month Club

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ForWhiskeyLovers Store

Check out ForWhiskeyLovers' store, where you'll find hundreds of whiskies from places like Scotland, Ireland, the United States, Canada and Japan. There's also a barrel kit to make your own whisky, and great gift ideas for the ScotchLovers in your life.

Whisky Retailer of the year Online 2012

The 2016 Drammie Awards

The votes are in.....over 5,000 WhiskeyLovers from 8 different countries have spoken, and now the winners have been announced fo the 2016  Drammie Awards.

The mission of the Drammie Awards is to put the power of “recognition” in the hands of the whiskey enthusiast.

You can see the winners for all twenty-four  2016 Drammie Award categories here.

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