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Longing for Islay's Lost Distillery

On the shores of Kilnaughton Bay on Islay stands one of the most important buildings of the global whisky industry. Diageo’s Port Ellen Maltings, responsible for providing malted barley to all of Islay’s distilleries. 1,316 more words


A tour of Balvenie

So, during our little tromp through Speyside last week we started the Whisky bit off with a rather expansive tour of Balvenie distillery, their wee maltings and the cooperage. 905 more words


Ranked #1 Crown Royal Northern Harvest Rye

As someone who professes to love whisky , scotch whisky I would be remiss if I didn’t write something about the new #1 first place… 198 more words

Pikesville Rye 6 yo, 110 Proof

I had this rye on my list of potential reviews for November but was not super motivated to actually review it. But then last week everyone’s favourite whisky writer, … 612 more words

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Vintage 1979 (Svenska Eldvatten)

This is a somewhat unusual whisky. It is a blend but apparently a single cask blend: what this means is that malt new make and grain new make were blended into a cask upon distillation in 1979 and married in the cask for the entire period of maturation. 767 more words

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A couple of days in the promised land

I just returned from a couple of days in Scotland with some of my best friends. And by ‘just’ I mean that our plane landed not three hours ago. 599 more words

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Abandoned factory, Italy 2015
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