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Machrie Moor The Peated Arran Malt

Type: Single Malt

Distillery: Arran

Region: Islands, Scotland

Age: NAS

ABV: 46%

Average Price: $45

Peat’s Thoughts: Let’s get the obvious out of the way – this is a peated whisky from a distillery that traditionally does not make peated whisky and thus I had to try it. 282 more words


Whisky 2016 - 117-120 The Mash Tun, Tokyo

Back in Tokyo. As I said to Suzuki-san (owner of The Mash Tun) all I’ve done in Japan is drink these excellent Scottish stuff I haven’t touch Japanese whisky while I’ve been here. 108 more words

Scotland in Pen & Wash

Another collection of my pen, ink and wash sketches    This time all are based on my various visits to the West Coast of Scotland.  Clicking on any one thumbnail picture will bring  up a slide show in a larger format. 52 more words



I had the opportunity for a very quick visit to The Isle of Arran recently – I’ve visited there a few times before, but never with my camera and/or the time to properly explore it as a seascape photography location. 209 more words


Rock Oyster

Maker: Douglas Laing & Co, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Distilleries: Isles of Arran, Jura, plus unidentified distillers from Orkney (Highland Park?) and Islay.

Style: Blended island (including Islay) malt. 170 more words


Whisky 2016 - 107-110 Old Crow, Zurich

107 – The Arran Devils Punchbowl II
White peaches, cream, ice cream, clove, apple snow, apricots. Bitter herbs, cream, brown sugar and brandy snaps.

108 – Royal Island 30 Years Arran (but really Bunnahabhain and Bowmore) 53 more words

Arran Meteorology Fieldtrip 2016

Hey, my name is Malcolm, I am a 3rd year Geophysics and Meteorology student at Edinburgh. Myself and the rest of the Geophysics and Meteorology crew have recently returned from the Arran fieldtrip, or more formally the Atmospheric Science Field Skills course. 1,003 more words