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Blair Ahtol 1991-2014, 46%, 'Foraged Fruit Fool' - Wemyss

The second Wemyss review this week, and the third will follow soon (of the new Bowmore called ‘The Rock Pool’). This Blair Athol comes in a period of about a year or so in which quite some independent Blair Athols have been released. 381 more words

Free Sample

Daniel Taggart, Co-Founder of Ancestry.com, Charged with Raping 15-Year-Old Girl

Salt Lake Tribune: A co-founder of the genealogy company Ancestry.com has been charged with sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl last year.

Daniel D. Taggart, 50, of Highland, was charged Monday in 4th District Court with two counts of object rape and one count of forcible sodomy, all first-degree felonies; one count of second-degree felony forcible sexual abuse; two counts of third-degree felony dealing in harmful materials to a minor; and two counts class A misdemeanor supplying alcohol to a minor. 56 more words


Nations of Ancienia: Kingdom of Ecotch

Continuing  with the Ancienian nations of the Drakesdoom setting, here is Ecotch a nation perched above Duninaden but sharing the same island.


Leadership and Politics… 741 more words


Edradour Straight from the cask - Port Wood Finish 12 yo – 2001 Vintage

Edradour Straight from the cask – Port Wood Finish – 12 yo – 2001 Vintage

Quiet night at home. Jazz on the speakers (Nina Simone’s “Feeling Good” at the time of typing). 284 more words

A Whisky A Day

Glenmorangie Signet (46%, OB, White Oak, Oloroso Sherry Finish, Circa 2012)

I never was a big fan of Glenmorangie. Early on in my explorations of Single Malt Whisky I came across the litre bottle of the 10yo. 560 more words

Single Malt

Highland at Heart

I’m the type to get weepy
at the descent into Dalcross;
Where I dinna need to wait 2 seconds for a natter,
they all seem to know my da, somehow. 214 more words