French Enlightenment writer Voltaire once said, “Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them a pleasure as well as a necessity.” And never has a truer word been spoken!
While drinking Whisky may not be especially essential to survival, it is definitely a great pleasure, and enjoying food with it makes that pleasure all the better.
There are many different courses out there that allow you to experience Whisky with different food pairings.
This is also an option at many distilleries where certain tours offer the chance to sample a selection of drams alongside some tasty treats!
Here we look at some common and not so common food and Whisky pairings so next time you sit down to eat you can enjoy a nice dram with it!