Month: December 2017

Why be a snob about whisky?

Whisky is the greatest drink in the world – the stuff of legend, of healing, of friendship and companionship. In old Gaelic it was literally “the water of life”. No other spirit offers such finesse, such elegance, such complexity or such value. With all the excellent choices available, no one should settle for a whisky […]

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Tastings in 2017

Our fourth and fifth edition of our Dramsylvania whisky tastings were held in 2017. The main event was in May at the Continental Hotel in the heart of Targu Mures. A huge variety of whiskies (80+ types) awaited the more than 160 participants. Companies from Romania were repsresented by BDG, Rifco Trading (our whisky importer […]

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Tasting in 2016

The 2016 tasting took place at the four star Grand Hotel, in the heart of Tîrgu Mureș (Marosvásárhely) With more than 100 happy participants, John Lamond, the Master of Malt held 2 Master Classes. The Master Class included whiskies aged over 34 years (GlenAlba 34) With over 50 whiskies to taste at the event, everybody […]

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Tasting in 2015

In 2015 – now in front of a much larger audience, the second Dramsylvania whisky tasting event was held in the four star Concordia Hotel, Targu Mures. The tasting was led by a man, who was elected to the whisky man of the year title two times in Scotland: Master of Malt – John Lamond. […]

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Tasting in 2014

The first Dramsylvania whisky tasting took place in a Targu Mures pub, named The G Spot. With only 16 people to participate, it was rather a night spent in good mood between friends, rather than an educative whisky tasting. It turned out to be really useful though, because the companionship decided that night, they should […]

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