The debate over the best way to taste and drink whisky is a timeless one. Decades ago, many Scotch drinkers passionately supported drinking whisky neat, perhaps with a drop of water, but nothing else. No mixers or ice, as that ruins the drink. Nowadays, whisky has changed it's image and went from an old man's drink to a modern, hip spirit to enjoy in cocktails, with mixers, with ice; basically, any way the drinker wants. This article will finish off with some great ways to begin drinking whisky and really get into the category, however, we'll first explore how to taste whisky like an expert, should you want to delve deeper into each expression.