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Glengoyne 19 year old Bourbon Cask Hand Filled

After the detailed previous post of the Glengoyne distillery visit we have a more in-depth look at the cask I took a bottle of home with me. 348 more words

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Glengoyne Warehouse Distillery Visit

The last installment in our mini series of distillery visits pre-blogging is with Glengoyne. Like the Auchentoshan post all the images here are not mine sadly because I didn’t think to take any. 800 more words

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Glengoyne "Cask Strength" (58.8%, OB, Batch #4, 2015)

In 2012 Glengoyne launched their NAS offering simply called “Cask Strength”, because that is what it is. A cask strength Whisky without an age statement. Before that, the Cask Strength offering did already exist, but it was also 12yo. 676 more words

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Rapid Fire tasting sessions Jan 12th 2017

Have I expressed my love of the SAQ’s weekly tasting yet? Despite all the flack and flaming aimed at our state control institution (plenty from yours truly), the walk-in sessions can be fun and are an invaluable tool in developing your palate. 368 more words

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Glengoyne Distillery Chocolate and Whisky Tour

Dearest Friends,

Last Wednesday, my flatmate and I went to Glengoyne Distillery for a Chocolate and Whisky Tour. This wasn’t difficult to do. We caught the B10 bus to Balfron and hopped off at the distillery (…not literally, of course. 934 more words

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Glengoyne 12

A while back a couple of samples were liberated from their Christmas Cracker prisons. Due to a strong cold that would not leave me alone for long it had to wait patiently before I could open the sample of the Glengoyne 12 year old bottled at 43%. 117 more words

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Scotland trip – The Trossachs; walks and whisky

We’d visited two cities on our Scotland trip so far, so we designated Thursday as the walking day.  Husband had apparently found a lovely walk for us to do, but he decided not to tell us anything about it – I suspect he thought I’d complain about the distance. 479 more words

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