mike (don_negro) wrote,

recent whiskies

The only two new whiskies I've tried of late are the Scapa 12 (which I took to Trevor and Jack and Stephanie's Burns Supper) and the Ardbeg 17 which I had at Opal Divines a few nights ago.

The Scapa was surprisingly light but surprisingly rich for it's all it's lightness. Very complex, and very easy to drink a *lot* of. (I seen to remember declaring Dr. Seuss to be The American Robert Burns before launching into a recitation of The Lorax.)

Drinking the Ardbeg 17 was like being forcibly held down in a tidal pool on the Isle of Lewis. Suffice to say, I loved it.

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