Richard Paterson + Henke Kelner turns out to perfection

Davidoff and Dalmore are two nobles from different worlds. Dominican cigar maker Henke Kelner and Scotch master blender Richard Paterson have the same vision of the perfect, balanced, moderate. Henrik Aflodal brings together The Dalmore Cigar Malt and Davidoff Nicaragua. And the two fall in love.

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FOCUS: Balblair

For many years Balblair was just one of Inver House’s blending malts. Pulteney was the starred single malt. Balblair disappeared into lesser-known blends as Inverhouse, Hankey Bannister, MacArthur’s and the whiskey liqueur Heather Cream. Only 5 percent was sold as single malt, from 1998 onwards called Elements with the exclamation: “A spirit of the air”.

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