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WIN Tickets To The 2014 Kaya FM Wine and Malt Whisky Affair in Johannesburg

Hard at work at the Kaya FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair

For the fourth year in a row, Wade Bales will be delighting wine and whisky lovers in Johannesburg at the Kaya FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair brought to you by Old Mutual in association with Wade Bales Wine Society. Two nights of sheer indulgence with a stellar line-up of whiskies and wines, running from […]






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Whisky Galore at the KAYA FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair

Whisky Galore at the KAYA FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair

Click here to WIN tickets to the 2014 KAYA FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair, brought to you by Old Mutual in association with Wade Bales Wine Society The Kaya FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair is back for another year! This is the 3rd year the worlds of wine and single malt whisky have […]






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Talking Whisky With Glenmorangie’s Dr Bill Lumsden

Dr Bill Lumsden nosing a Glenmorangie

When you get a opportunity to sit down and have a one-on-one conversation with a legend in the whisky industry you drop everything and seize it with both hands and that’s exactly what I did. On a chilly spring morning in Johannesburg I met up with the man responsible for creating the Glenmorangie and Ardbeg […]






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Head-to-Head Comparison: Ardbeg Corryvreckan vs Ardbeg Uigeadail

Ardbeg Corryvreckan vs Ardeg Uigeadail

Ardbeg is one of my favourite distilleries, without a doubt. Great, strong peated whiskies that just leave you begging for more. So I thought it was high time to sit down and taste the Ardbeg Corryvreckan and Ardbeg Uigeadail side by side. (Truth be told, I’ve done this several times, but it is the first […]






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The World’s Best Whisky Tasted and Age of Discovery Explored

Glenfiddich Age of Discovery and Old Pultney 21

I really enjoy getting together for our whisky club meets as good conversation and good whisky flows freely, and this time was no exception. As it was my turn to host the club I wanted to bring some interesting whiskies to the table and, thanks to friends and family passing through duty-free on their return […]






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Head-to-Head Comparison: Ardbeg Alligator vs Glenfiddich Snow Phoenix

Ardbeg Alligator vs Glenfiddich Snow Phoenix

With names like Alligator and Snow Phoenix you know straight off the bat that these are no ordinary whiskies. Both have been out for a while now, and both are rather hard to come by. I’m a sucker for a good story, and here we have two. The first, the Ardbeg Alligator derives it’s name […]






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