Of Rust & Bone – Douglas Laing Timorous Beastie

The last of Douglas Laing’s Remarkable Regional Malts I want to present to you is also the dearest to me. It was the first one I tried from the range. Even when I sampled the forty-year-old bottling back then, the regular one also lives up to the expectations. Apart from that, I also have a simple, but still sophisticated drink for you.

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Quincy Panky – Faude Quitte

While there is always a place for gin, whisky and rum in my heart, my true love are eau de vies. This is why I am constantly looking for new and great fruit brandies to introduce to you. I guess it is not too much to tell that again Florian Faude managed to surprise me with an excellent quince eau de vie. – While you probably should create special drinks for eau de vies, it is also fun to use them in variations of classic cocktails. 

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Present Tense – Douglas Laing Scallywag

So far I have kept the most popular Scottish whisky regions of the Douglas Laing Regional Malts series from you. To make up for that, I want to talk about the Douglas Laing Scallywag today. The single malts for this pretty little bottle come from the Speyside region of Scotland. This means, that sampling it should be interesting. As always, I also have a nice “Twentieth Century” cocktail twist in store for you today!

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