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And they are off…

Drive up from norwich to scotland, stopping off in various places  (Penrith is lovely) to walk the dog. We are overnighting in the Stagecoach Inn at Cairndow. Its absolutely gorgeous here (sunny weather helps). They have some new rooms overlooking loch fyne and they allow dogs. There is also a stunning woodland park 2 mins up […]

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Islay Walks

we will not just be drinking whisky, we will also be exploring the island with Arby. Last time we went to islay we found it very hard to find information about walks, until the last day when we found a small pamphlet book with lots of excellent walks explained! e bought it anyway and miraculously […]

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Festival Bottlings 1: Lagavulin and Caol Ila

So Diageo have annouced their festival bottlings, both priced at £75. Looks like they have gone up a fair amount in price? Lagavulin there is a single European oak cask (528 bottles) filled in August 1994, bottled at 52.7% ABV. The cask was picked by Iain McArthur from the famous Port Ellen warehouse. The cost […]

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