Whisky events

Mitra Whisky Festival Zwolle 2013

On the 13th of october 2013 I attended the Mitra Whisky Festival in Zwolle (Netherlands)

A whisky tasting event organised by a local off-licence owner.

It was a nice event with a good nice collection of whiskies

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Pot Still Festival 2013

On the 4th of october 2013 I attended the Pot Still Festival in Amersfoort (The Netherlands ) with some friends.

I bought myself a ticket including access to the “Treasure Room”, access to a collection of fine whiskies to choose from.

It was a very nice whisky tasting event with a very nice collection of good whiskies, but also cognac and rum.

Below a couple of pictures to give an impression.

A fine collection of whiskies in the “Treasure Room”
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2nd Whisky society meeting

A couple of friend started of a whisky tasting society and I happily join them to taste some great whiskies.
The first meeting was a small one with a couple of people attending but the second one was a bit bigger.

I took a couple of pictures to share.

The whiskies that we had available to taste.

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The Glenlivet Alpha article

Recently I attended the Dutch release event of The Glenlivet Alpha and I wrote and article about it for a Dutch whisky magazine called “Whisky Passion”.

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The Glenlivet Alpha Dutch release

Recently I had the privilege to attended the Dutch release event of The Glenlivet Alpha on the 1st of june 2013 in Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Welcome to The Glenlivet Alpha

Welcome to The Glenlivet Alpha

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The Macallan 1824 Whisky Canal Cruise with Sietse Offringa

Recently I attended a whisky canal cruise that had The Macallan 1824 series as a theme.

This was really something new and unique.

The welcome committee

The welcome committee

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Malts & Jazz seminar by Hans Offringa

Recently I attended a seminar by Hans Offringa where he connected Jazz music with Scotish single malts.

Hans Offringa telling us about single malts and jazz music.

Hans Offringa telling us about single malts and jazz music.

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Whisky Festival North Netherlands

Yesterday i went to the North Netherlands Whisky Festival.

Here is a little impression

The AA church

The AA church

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The Battle in Heerde (Netherlands)

As you might have seen on the calender last 15 march I had a whisky event.
An event where there were two people, one representing Diageo and the other the independent distilleries.

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