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Arran Port Cask

Score: 79/100

Type: Single malt whisky

Origin: Isle of Arran, Scotland

ABV: 50%

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From the only distillery located on the Isle of Arran in Scotland comes the Arran Port Cask, a malt whisky that was matured in traditional casks and then “finished” in casks that previously held that Portuguese wine we call port.   383 more words


Douglas Laing's Rock Oyster

Those folks at Douglas Laing sure can put together an interesting blend.

I’ve been a big fan of Big Peat for a few years now, especially the Xmas edition*.  561 more words

Caol Ila

Whisky Review #280 Arran 16 yo Càrn Mòr 46%

A 15 year old Arran from Carn Mor now, drawn from two hogsheads with an outturn of 568 bottles.

Distilled: 1997, bottled: 2014.

On the nose: Crisp! 102 more words

How are you celebrating Robert Burns night on 25th Jan?

With less than a week to go you don’t have to be Scottish to celebrate the life and works of Scotland’s national poet, Robert Burns, on the 25th of January.  266 more words


Wild and beautiful - Travels in Isle of Arran, Scotland

Years ago Ashique had a boys trip to the Isle of Arran, Scotland with two of his friends. So many years later, they still can’t stop talking about the beauty and wilderness in this place. 590 more words


Whisky Review #277 Arran Single Sherry Cask 1998 54.2%

From the 2014 spring release.

Cask: #43, bottle no. 391/565

Distilled: 19.01.1998, bottled: 10.02.2014.

On the palate: Fresh, floral and lightly spiced with hints of freshly ground pepper. 127 more words

Sheltie Shin-dig - part 1

Hello, Dee here, taking over the blog for a couple of posts. Over New Year we had a very special event! The Elanmore people (Elanmore is Ludo and Arran’s kennel name, if you are new to the blog) – Katharine, Laura and Jack, came on holiday near us again and so we got to have a couple of Sheltie meets! 755 more words