Over the years, comics have reflected the World’s fascination with the liquid amber by having it appear in comic books and cartoon strips. Here are just some of the examples found…

Most of them are not brand specific, such as the following examples.

Hagar the Horrible

The Moomins


Whisky & Gogo


The Simpsons

Inside Job (on Netflix) with Marker’s Mark bottle

Other more generic examples…

Some examples are more specific to whisky and/or Scotland such as Angus Og and Pete McPeat and Jack Washback.






























Finally a few seem to be even brand specific – such as Glenfiddich…

…here are some recent additions as suggested by Inside the Cask blog readers…


…and Loch Lomond


Some comic artwork has even managed to make its way back onto the label of whiskies – such as the products fromthe independent bottler That Boutique-y Whisky Company:


Other drink companies are producing their own comic artwork such as ‘Bourbon & Scotch’ from Atlanta Bourbon Company – more examples can be found here:

And finally I was delighted to have helped ‘create’ the opportunity for Marlene (produced by Alpino in Brazil – Twitter link for his cartoons) to drink scotch whisky for the 1st time….


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