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Going down

I crashed once coming down a hill that I knew well. I was following a friend off Sherrifmuir and overcooked a 90° right hander to drop down into Dunblane. 246 more words


Whisky in the post

Thrilled to get a delivery from The Arran Distillery this morning. Looking forward to trying this and will post notes soon.


Nice looking new product of the week - The Smugglers Series Vol 1 - The Illicit Stills

Its hard to find a nicer looking new product this week than The Smugglers Series – Vol1 ‘The Illicit Stills’ from Arran Distillery.

Produced as a tribute to the history of illicit distillation on the… 75 more words


Arran 1996 17-year-old

Bought: Malts of Scotland (now Bartels Whisky), 27th May 2015

None as yet but listed on Whiskybase here.

In early April 2015 the independent bottler ‘Malts of Scotland’ offered 3 different malts for £40 each and free postage. 187 more words

Single Malt

Day 5 - Where's the towel coz I'm throwing that sucker in.

Experience of life has shown me that however hard you may wish, problems seldom disappear overnight. So as my sleepy head, prompted by my over-active body clock began the am-I-awake-where-am-I-why-is that-dog-staring-at-me routine I also remembered that we were parked in a layby on an island in the Firth of Clyde with a punctured front tyre. 2,604 more words


Islay Marathon week and road trip.

Caledonia blared out from my IPhone 04:30 on Friday where had the week gone?

I had made sure of an easy week with the only runs an interval set a cooper test and my Jog Scotland session and the only biking I had done had been to deliver Mums on the run flyers to local nurseries. 958 more words

Living It!

Rabbie Burns' Ginger Nuts

One of the things we bought during our excursion to the Berlin Whisky Herbst was a bottle of The Robert Burns from Arran Distillery. It’s not as complex as its illustrious 10 and 14-year relations, but light and fresh and a perfect inspiration for late summer recipes. 477 more words

Arran Malt