Indian Malt Maniac Krishna Nukala reports about his experiences judging for this year’s Malt Maniacs Awards

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Canadian Maniac Nabil Mailloux reports about this year’s Spirits of Kingston whisky festival that was almost but not quite overshadowed by Olympic ice hockey.

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E-pistle 2014-02: Malt Maniacs ’ Awards – An apology

April 2, 2014

A message by Keith Wood concerning yesterday’s E-pistle PDF File

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E-pistle 2014-01: Malt Maniacs ’ Awards – A fresh approach

April 1, 2014

An initiative of Awards Coordinator Keith Wood to bring our annual awards up to date with current developments. PDF File

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E-pistle 2013-05: Peat on the Cheap

November 19, 2013

Louis Perlman examines budget alternatives of peated whisky to help fight prince increases. PDF

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E-pistle 2013-04: The Bite of the Lochindaal

October 18, 2013

Canadian Maniac Nabil Mailloux travels to Islay with his friends to visit their cask. PDF

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E-pistle 2013-03: Knocked Out At Knockando

June 17, 2013

Commemorating the Maniacs’ visit to the distillery in 2012 – by Krishna (Nukala India)   PDF File  

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E-pistle 2013-02: The Spirits of Kingston – The Little Festival That Could

April 15, 2013

Nabil Mallioux reports about the birth of a new Canadian whisky festival in his home town Kingston, Ontario.   PDF File  

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E-pistle #17/01 – The Colour of Whisky

March 7, 2013

By Michel van Meersbergen, Holland (first published February 2006) Or: ‘Our Adventures with E150-a’… A lot has been said about E150-a, better known as spirit caramel. About its usage to adjust colour to bring various batches within the same visual standard year-in, year-out. About the fact it will not affect the taste at all. About […]

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E-pistle 2013-01: Whisky Clubs: Join One or Start One!

February 19, 2013

Foreign correspondent Jacob Krodel reports about his experiences of starting a whisky club in South Korea. PDF File  

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