Spotlight on: Wildcat Whiskies

We love Wildcat Whiskies and have forged a great friendship with Katie, including her at every event that we can in whichever manner works best at the time.  Who are they though, and what do they do?  We interviewed Katie so that you can find out more about them. How did you hear about the Whiskey Affair? We are always … Read More

New event! We’re coming to Reading in October!

Not content to rest on our laurels after two sold out events, we thought we’d put on some more.  We are heading to Reading in October in the majestic Berkshire to the grand setting of The Great Hall. Tickets are £8 for the sessions and this buys you: entry to the event; a glass to keep for your whiskey drinking forever … Read More

Lemon Meringue Pie cocktail recipe – celebrate summer with us!

The most popular cocktail in Guildford was the Lemon Meringue Pie, and we’re not surprised; it’s delicious. It’s the perfect drink to wind down with on a summer afternoon or balmy evening, and we thought you’d like to make one at home.  None of this guessing what we make it with- we’re kind souls.  Follow this simple recipe and thank … Read More

(No time for) lazing on a Sunny Afternoon in Guildford!

So now the dust has settled and we’ve all had a shower and put the whiskey away for another day; there’s been time to reflect on the absolute SCORCHER of an event at The Guildhall,  Guildford. Despite the blazing British summertime making a rare appearance, the people of Guildford came out in their droves to sample a dram or five … Read More

New session added to Guildford event on 16th July!

Wow, we know that WE love our events, but the phenomenal demand for tickets was unexpected, even so!  There are only a few left for the evening session in Guildford and people have kept asking questions and wanting to find out more.  As not everyone would be able to fit in the evening, we’ve therefore added an afternoon session … Read More

New event: Guildhall, Guildford, Sat 16th July

2016 continues to stride ahead in terms of whiskey with another event being announced today! We’re heading to Guildford in the heart of beautiful Surrey to show you what tempting drinks we have for your taste-buds. Tickets are £8 for the night and this buys you: entry to the event; a glass to keep for your whiskey drinking forever more; … Read More

Welsh Sour: our traditional cocktail with a twist!

It must be time to kick back and have a cocktail, surely?  If we give you a recipe for one of our cocktails from the events, then you have every excuse to sit and daydream about it and then get home and make it yourself.  Handy shopping list on the side, method (it’s easy!) at the bottom.  Can’t say fairer … Read More

By George! We think London got it!

It would have been appropriate to arrive at Conway Hall in our fair capital on 23rd April on the back of a dragon, but a Volkswagen van has more storage so we opted for a more sensible mode of transport.  Welcoming new partners to the events, the room was buzzing all night and the easiest place to locate ‘mobile’ staff … Read More

Our new partners get the chance to Shine

We teamed up with Shine London last event, and we loved them.  Their moonshine is delicious, unusual and they fit our fun nights like that elusive jigsaw piece.  We’re bringing them back to London on Saturday, so we wanted to focus on them this week.  Interviewing Steve, here is an insight into the team to whet your appetite.  Stop by … Read More

Let’s find out more about Auchentoshan!

We have Auchentoshan at the festival in London on 23rd April and they are a new brand to the roster, so we wanted to learn more about them.  We had a chat with Jane Ashley, their brand manager who elucidated on the brand.  We’re looking forward to tasting it soon, make sure you stop by the stand to try a … Read More