Monthly Archives: March 2012
It’s been a while since my last post, and as we have some family visiting us, with whom we are doing a bit of traveling around Australia/New Zealand, don’t expect a new review until the beginning of April.
Meanwhile, here is what is happening nowadays: Read the rest of this entry
Author: Doug Johnstone
“Four friends. One weekend. Gallons of whisky. What could go wrong?”
Well, I guess everything, especially when you have a narcissistic guy in the group and lunatic cops around.
The term “smokehead” has nothing to do with pot or drugs or anything on this genre. It is how fans of the Islay Malt are called, Islay being a big producer of whisky off the Scottish coast, and where the story of the book is set. These four long time friends, great appreciators of whisky, travel to the island for the weekend, where one of them is planning to show them around and maybe convince the rich (jerk) one to invest some money to start his own distillery, but things go terribly wrong and the weekend turns into a nightmare.