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Greenock Story: The Ice Ghosts

based on a true story 

She could taste the sea on her lips as she drove her Hudson Super Six towards Summertown, Nova Scotia on a day that only God could have made. 3,904 more words



These photos were taken on the Isle of Arran in Scotland. Although the clouds blocked a breathtaking view over the Island and out to sea, the view with them in it was still pretty dam special.


Review: Realisation

(Eventually) Arran 10 – 46%

A horse walks into a bar. The barman says “Why the long face?” The horse replies, “Because you don’t have the newest limited release, cask-strength, 35 year old Lochbumnach Sauternes finish, Andrew. 469 more words



Honestly? New Year, ‘new me’? Nah! Personally, 2015 was epic – more of the same in 2016 please and I’m happy to take this as it comes. 385 more words

My Tuppence Worth

Robbie Burns Scotch Tasting

Robbie Burns Day celebrates the life of the famous Scottish poet on the day of his birth, January 25th. A traditional Burns Supper involves piping in a haggis and reciting Robert Burns’ “Address to a haggis”. 819 more words


Arran 15-year-old (SMWS 121.66)

Bought: SMWS, 30th October 2015

93/100 – Whisky Bible 2016
86/100 – Whiskybase (from 1 member vote)

My 3rd and final 10cl sample from the SMWS membership pack and I’m surprised and delighted to find it’s included in the Whisky Bible 2016. 150 more words

Single Malt