Entries by Zerlina Zhuang

The Balvenie Presents The Makers Project

The Balvenie has been coming up with a lot of interesting events recently. While we choose not to cover some of these events as other media outlets are doing so, we feel the need to cover this particular event. We have always been keen to bring art and whisky together, and The Balvenie has done […]

Virtual Tour of The Balvenie Distillery

With international borders still close in most countries, travel is made impossible. For those of us who miss Scotland and her beautiful people, we will have to wait some more. We were, therefore, absolutely delighted when William Grant and Sons invited us to go on a virtual distillery tour at The Balvenie. The highlight, however, […]

Have you visited the redesigned Malts Whisky Bar yet?

Many of us probably have walked along Level 1 of Marine Square on our way to various destinations and noticed Malts. The whisky bar sits next to the entrance of the mall quietly, serving its own private clientele for the past couple of years. Recently, due to a change in management, the bar is now […]

Ladyburn 1966 Edition One – Whisky from a Bygone Era

William Grants & Sons did exceedingly well in showcasing creativity and the excellent whiskies they own. The latest drop from the company is an exciting project that involves a “lost gem”. Ladyburn 1966 Edition One is the first in a series of rare whisky collection from WG&S. In collaboration with famous photographer, David Bailey, the […]

Monkey Shoulder & The New Rules of Mixing

Monkey Shoulder is well known for its fun-loving, free-spirited style. In time with the festive season in Singapore, the cheeky brand has unveiled a new campaign! Coined “The New Rules of Mixing”, the campaign strives to remind patrons to MIND the strict rules for Covid-19 while out at the bars. Irresponsible drinking behaviours have been […]

The Balvenie x Royal Selangor Mash-Up : Luxury in a Box

Luxury in Scotch whisky is common these days. The most recent collaboration is the team-up between The Balvenie and Royal Selangor. What I did not expect, however, was the sheer prestige it entailed until I attended the media event for the unboxing of the product. Shared Passion and Time-Honoured Craftmanship The collaboration between The Balvenie […]

Whisky and Prices – Factors that Determine Prices

Whisky is on an upward trend in consumers preferences around the world since 2010. The last ten years had seen tremendous growth in consumers choosing whisky over other kinds of spirits. While there was a period where gin gained traction, it died down pretty quickly with the rise of more whisky choices. With the overwhelming […]

Another Cadenhead Tasting with Mitch Graham

When we get lucky, we get lucky! The Whisky Store invited WhiskyGeeks to another fabulous Cadenhead premium tasting. This time around, our host was Mitch Graham, the sales executive at Cadenhead. While we were slightly disappointed that the original presenter, Cameron McGeachy couldn’t host the event due to unforeseen circumstances, Mitch was a good sport […]

A Different Kind of Maltatives

Kalak Single Malt Vodka is…oh wait, what? Single malt vodka, you said?! Yup! We were really excited when Sarah from The WhiskyStore invited us to the tasting of Kalak single malt vodka, gin and whiskey! It was a collaboration from The WhiskyStore and The Other Room to showcase their newest products in town. Introduction to […]