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Ardbeg 28, 1972-2000, 234 Btls (Douglas Laing)

Last week I posted the first of three reviews of early 1970s Ardbegs from Douglas Laing’s Old Malt Cask line. I really, really liked that 27 yo… 369 more words

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Strathclyde 2005 9yo DL cask #10710 55.7%

It’s Strathclyde #2, similar age and again from Douglas Laing

N: On first pour it’s, ‘boing’! Let it settle and that ‘to-die-for’ butterscotch is alive and kicking. 404 more words

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Ardbeg 27, 1973-2000, 240 btls (Douglas Laing)

This is the first of three reviews of Ardbegs from the early 1970s that will be showing up on the blog in the next few weeks.  519 more words

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Whisky 2016 - 82-83

82 – Douglas Laing’s Old Particular Ben Nevis 18
Fruit tingles, fake vanilla, marshmallows, jersey caramel. Green grass, slight smoke(this is probably because a tasting is going on and they are burning something), caramel, mango, grilled pineapple, bitter orange zest. 28 more words

Port Ellen 1976-2001, 25yo, 50% - Old Malt Cask

It’s been a while since I tried a Port Ellen, but my mate Jason gave me a sample of the bottle he opened for his 40th birtday, earlier this year. 346 more words



Scotland is full of old myths and tales of beasties, we have the Loch Ness monster, Morag, Lizzie and many many others but there are new tales of a beastie, one that may be living in a home near you, they say it lurks in dark corners, behind closed cabinet doors and even under the bed.. 871 more words

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