Category Archives: Scotland

A Sunday Drive In Speyside

Sunday Many distilleries do not open on Sunday’s but we did have two on the day’s itinerary, and some interesting ancient sites. I was early for breakfast (a first for me) which did not start until 9:30am on a Sunday, … Continue reading

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Whisky of the Month-Oban 14YO

While in the UK recently I did manage some relaxation times, one of those was when my brother-in-law brought out a bottle of Oban 14YO.  In style it fits neatly between the Smokey island malts and the lighter sweeter highland … Continue reading

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Lagavulin 16YO

Those who enjoy a malt and read this blog will be aware that it has been quite some time since the last ‘Malt of the Month’.  In fact I misses February due to enjoying it as alcohol free and I … Continue reading

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Malt of the Month-Talisker 10YO

The Isle of Skye is an enchanting place of rugged beauty capable of radical changes in weather.  One day we went out for a drive in pleasant sunshine and returned in wild storms, with the walls of a glen transformed … Continue reading

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Malt Of The Month Glenfiddich 12YO

It’s so much easier to write about a malt when you have a glass of it in your hand.  I had no intention of sitting at the keyboard, I was just sitting by the fire on a cold evening sipping, … Continue reading

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Malt of the Month Ardbeg 10YO

Given my recent trip to Scotland and hence a much better understanding of the nuances of Single Malt Whisky I thought it would be fun to look at some malts and distilleries.  There are so many to choose from it was … Continue reading

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