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Logo tasting roomTasting Chris-2Hva: Whiskysmaking med Chris Maile.

Tema: «Noen gamlinger»

Hvor: The Tasting Room

Når: Lørdag 5. desember kl 17.30

Pris: Kr 500

Selveste Mr. Whisky i Norge gjester The Tasting Room i Bergen. Chris Maile er kjent for de fleste av whiskyentusiaster i Norge. Så dette gleder vi oss veldig til!

Arrangøren er tilbakeholden med hva vi skal få smake. Men jeg tviler på at det er noe skvip. Det gjør det bare enda mer spennende! Og når Chris kjører smakinger… Continue reading

Oslo Whiskyfestival 2015 går snart av stabelen!

Oslo Whiskyfestival 2015 is now finished!


It’s been a few days since the conclusion of Oslo Whiskyfestival 2015. The impressions have had it’s chance to sink in. Here is my summary of this weekend. And yes, it’s time to use the finest superlatives!

Don’t forget to read our summary of day 1.

1600 people!

There were many highlights this weekend! We can congratulate Chris Maile and his team with a great festival. We can also congratulate them with a… Continue reading

Oslo Whiskyfestival er i gang!

Oslo Whiskyfestival has started!

Finally the festival is underway Here are some thoughts from Day 1!

It really seems like the festival has got a very good start because there was no lack of people this day! There was a long queue in front of the the door, and quite hectic once inside. Picking up prepaid tickets, buying tickets and wardrobe in a rather cramped space created a rather complicated and confusing queue system. Fortunately, Chris Maile was there sometimes… Continue reading

Bergen Festival

Bergen International Beer & Whisky Festival 2016

11 – 13 February 2016

Scandic Bergen City


It’s great to have something to look forward to in Bergen too. And this really falls into that category! The Tasting Room and Frode Harring are the ones behind this great event. You can already find tickets on billetto.no. If you come from out of town you will also find a discount code for Scandic Hotels there.

As of now the following are confirmed… Continue reading

As probably many whisky fans already has noted: This year’s seminars at Oslo Whiskyfestival are out!

Oslo Whiskyfestival 2015 går snart av stabelen!

Oslo Whiskyfestival 2015 starts soon!

Most of those who read my first update about the festival might have noticed the things I was looking forward to. Unfortunately, there were others than I who were quicker, and I had problems with the festival’s webshop. Therefore the seminar with David Francis, representing my favourite distillery, was lost. That was rather disappointing! But I got in… Continue reading

"Ardbeg sign" by Redrat72 (talk) (Uploads) - Own work. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikipedia.

Ardbeg sign” by Redrat72 (talk) (Uploads) – Own work. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikipedia.

This will be somewhat of a declaration of love to Ardbeg. It was my very frist single-malt love. It was for the wrong reasons perhaps, but still Ardbeg has special place in my heart. Let me explain why these feelings for this distillery on Islay exist.

Ask anyone who has an interest for whisky (experienced or budding interest)… Continue reading