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A farewell to old friends

I was cleaning out some back shelves and said my final farewells to some old friends. I find it difficult to return my empty whisky bottles; to me, they are like a beloved book, a memory that can be rekindled … Continue reading

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Glenmorangie: three expressions

Glenmorangie (rhymes with orangey; glen-MORANG-ie) is a Highlands distillery in Tain, Ross-shire, Scotland, and the distillery’s mineral-rich waters are supplied by the Tarlogie Springs; which, according to Glenmorangie’s website, imparts unique flavours to the product. I’ve heard that Glenmorangie is … Continue reading

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The Balvenie 50

Just to get this Blog started, I thought I’d post about a whisky I’ll never have the opportunity to taste. I’ve sampled many drams of Balvenie 12 YO Double Wood, which is first aged in bourbon casks. Some of the barrels are transferred to … Continue reading

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