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Cu Bocan 1988

Cu Bocan is the name for a lightly peated malt usually put out in small quantities by Tomatin distillery. It’s also the name for some mythical hellhound and there’s a story about it on the whisky’s branding. 239 more words


Glenturret 2000 15 year old (G&M)

Bottle: A Macphail’s collection release from G&M. Currently the distilleries bottled in this range are Bunnahabhain, Glen Scotia, Glenglassaugh, Glenrothes, Glenturret, Highland Park and Tamdhu. 245 more words


Ceilidh + Ballet = Scottish Country Dance

Dearest Readers,

Yesterday I learned the difference between three types of Scottish dancing, courtesy of one of the teachers of my uni’s Scottish Country Dance Club. 396 more words


India's greedy angels - an experiment

Have you ever wondered just how ‘greedy’ the angels are in a warm climate like Bombay?

One of our whisky tasting club members decided to do a little experiment. 239 more words


Experimental Evening - Glenmorangie, Wolfburn + Dailuaine

Finally after a two month hiatus our original tasting group re-united with full quorum!

As usual, we sampled completely blind… before revealing the whisky. In this case, there was a twist… 64 more words


Whisky Tasting: Loch Lomond Group

A little known distillery to me, although I pass within a gnat’s whisker of it each time I go to Islay. The Loch Lomond Group covers… 852 more words


Highland games - POV

I visited a highland games event last year and tried a different point of view. Rather than concentrate on the big picture I was looking at the details of the persons involved in the group activities. 8 more words