(No experience is necessary, just an interest in Scotch is sufficient)
This series of courses are packed with valuable
information and tools that will enrich your
Scotch Whisky Experience.
(Scotch whisky samples are not included)
WHAT EACH COURSE COVERS
Talking Scotch - Train Your Nose and Learn To Do a Tasting. (Enroll Today)
First we will talk about the power of smelling or nosing.
Then we will teach you how to train your nose and we will do several exercises.
How to run a tasting. We will take you through the process of how to do a tasting.
Tasting Notes Matrix, this is an excel file that will guide you through each taste profile and help you detect aromas and flavors.
Tasting Bowmore 12 & Glenlivet Caribbean Reserve
Tasting Notes Matrix
The Tasting Checklist
Talking Scotch - A Tour Through The Scotch Whisky Regions. (Enroll Today)
This will be a fun trip across Scotland where you will get to know each region and its characteristic flavors that make it unique.
Highland Single Malts
Dalmore 12 y.o. Tasting
Lowland Single Malts
Glenkinchie 12 y.o. Tasting
Islay Single Malts
Laphroaig 10 y.o. Tasting
Campbeltown Single Malts
Glen Scotia 12 y.o. Tasting
Speyside Single Malts
Aberlour 14 y.o.
Map of Scotland's Scotch Regions
Scotch Whisky Tasting Guide
Scotch Whisky Flavor Map
The Production Process (coming soon)
Visit the Kilchoman Distillery
Types of Scotches and Age claims
Tasting of Chivas Regal 18 and Buchanan 18.
Make Your Own Blended Malt Whisky (coming soon)
We will first review some interesting trends in the industry such as Blended Malts.
Monkey Shoulder tasting
Make Your Own Blended Malt Part I:
We will teach you how to analyze each single malt and help you come up with a formula.
Make Your Own Blended Malt Part II:
The second part of the course is where we will teach you the art of blending and we will help you come up with your final formula.
NOTE: if you are interested in purchasing theblending kit and glasses there is a document with all the links to purchase directly from Amazon.
Tasting Note Matrix
Download the Tasting Notes Matrix, which is a file that drills down into specific aromas and flavors that you can find in your Scotch. This will help you identify those aromas you cannot put a word to.
The perfect Tasting Mat for your tasting process. This mat has all the instructions for you to run a tasting; if you are reviewing a Scotch or if you are simply having fun with your friends.
Use this downloadable excel file to plot various aromas and flavors for each Scotch you taste. Add your comments and save it for your reference.
TRAIN YOUR NOSE & THE TASTING PROCESS
Welcome To The Talking Scotch Course - Train Your Nose & The Tasting Process