Whiskey Lore Journal

Yellow Rose Bourbon and the Legend of the Texas Republic

Yellow Rose Bourbon and the Legend of the Texas Republic

🥃 #TastingTuesday and the story of the Yellow Rose of Texas⁠

Top 12 Whiskey Lore Podcast Interviews of 2021

Top 12 Whiskey Lore Podcast Interviews of 2021

Which episodes did you listen to the most last year? Enjoy some of the best guests of 2021!

Bracketology 2022 People's Choice Awards

The People's Choice Whisky Awards - Bracketology 2022

Your Votes Count!

Tired of year end awards that only take into account a handful of opinions? Want to have more of a say in these awards? Or are you just looking for some new whiskies to try?

Stranahans Bottles

Stranahan's Snowflake 2020 and 2021 American Single Malt Reviews

This once a year special release is well worth the wait.

Ranking James Bond Films and Pairing With Whisky

JAMES BOND FILMS Ranked and Paired with Whisky

My personal ranking of all 25 EON and Kevin McClory's James Bond film, with a whisky paired with each.

No Time To Die (2021)

NO TIME TO DIE (2021) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

M's deadly blunder and Madeleine's past throw Bond (Daniel Craig) under the bus.
Paired with Benromach Traditional Speyside Single Malt Whisky

Spectre (2015)

SPECTRE (2015) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Bond's (Daniel Craig) long lost adopted brother (Christoph Waltz) is revealed - and he's kind of a jerk.
Paired with Laphroaig 10 Year Sherry Oak Single Malt Whisky

SKYFALL (2012) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

M's (Dame Judi Dench) past comes back to haunt her as an ex-agent (Javiar Bardem) plots revenge.
Paired with GlenDronach 15 Year Highland Single Malt Whisky

QUANTUM OF SOLACE (2008) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Quantum member Dominic Greene (Mathieu Amalric) seeks to corner the Bolivan water market and Bond (Daniel Craig) chases an Algerian love knot.
Paired with Glenglassaugh Torfa Peated Highland Single Malt Whisky

CASINO ROYALE (2006) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Le Chiffre (Mads Mikkelsen), a banker to terrorists, misuses funds playing the stock market and sets up a high stakes poker game to win his client's money back.
Paired with Laphroaig 10 Cask Strength Islay Single Malt Whisky

DIE ANOTHER DAY (2002) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Bond (Pierce Brosnan) looks for a mole and ends up discovering a weapon of mass destruction built on conflict diamonds.
Paired with My Dalmore / Aberlour Highland meets Speyside Single Malt Whisky Blend

THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH (1999) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Elektra King (Sophie Marceau) is assisted by a madman (Robert Carlisle) in her goal to corner the oil market.
Paired with Talisker 10 Highland Single Malt Whisky