Apr 4, 2019
In Part I of this in-depth
interview and Scotch tasting with Adam Safir of the DC Islay Scotch
society, some of the topics we discuss include:
Adam fell in love with Scotch, and what drove him to really dive
deep into this particular region.
about whisky societies, including how to find a group to join in
Scotch whiskies produced on Islay traditionally differ in style
from those made in other famous regions like the Highlands, or
Speyside, for example.
important definitions for terms like “malting” and “peat,” and an
examination of the role that terroir plays in peated
to think about technical terms like Phenol Parts per Million (or
tasting of several impressive Islay Scotch expressions,
much, much more.