Category Archives: Whisky tastings/festivals

Glenfiddich Virtual Tour Tasting

Last Friday I visited again a Whisky tasting. This time it was hosted by Tony van Rooijen the Dutch Brand manager of Glenfiddich and The Balvenie. This time we virtually visited the distillery while enjoying several drams from the Glenfiddich … Continue reading

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Exclusive #whisky tasting DH17Slijterij

Last Friday I drove again to Bergen op Zoom for a superb whisky tasting. This time the subject was “Exclusive” and the whisky’s ready to be tasted were quit exclusive.  Most of us tasted a total of eight whiskies, six … Continue reading

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#Islay #whisky tasting with Whisky Import Nederland

Last Friday I attended an Islay whisky tasting hosted by Hans Bol. This event was organised by my “house” liquor store DH17Slijterij. In total I tasted 7 Islay whisky’s of which I took two with me home and at the … Continue reading

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Highlands Tasting Whiskyclub Bergen op Zoom

The second official tasting organised by my own Whiskyclub. This time the spotlights were focused on the Highlands (not including the Speyside and the Islands). The line-up consisted of the following 7 whiskies (glasses used: Glencairn). Gordon&Macphail Distillery Range Balblair … Continue reading

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Master class with David Stirk

Last Friday I went to a Master class hosted by David Stirk (owner Creative whisky company) in my home town Zierikzee organised by The World of Drinks. I was already warned that it would be very entertaining with more jokes … Continue reading

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OB versus IB Tasting at DH17Slijterijen

Last Saturday I visited an OB versus IB Tasting at my favourite liquor store: DH17 Slijterijen Bergen op Zoom. This tasting was the final event of their October Ultimate month. We tasted in a small group of 7 persons three … Continue reading

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Compass Box Tasting Whiskyclub Bergen op Zoom

Compass Box Tasting Whiskyclub Bergen op Zoom       Yesterday we organised a tasting for the new Whiskyclub Bergen op Zoom. This time the subject was Compass Box. We selected six beautiful drams (we hoped, while none of us did know them … Continue reading

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