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Welcome to Islay… It’s pissing it down!

Right, day one of whisky holiday proper. My guilt starts here for the widow I’m making of Claire this week!

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Oban & it’s distillery

So… Had a lovely 3 nights in Oban, I’ll spare you the details as this is a whisky blog… Other than, yep, I did get to visit the distillery there, even though the sign on the door said it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Welcome to Scotland

Obligatory picture of the Scotland sign as we drive on by… The sun’s come out and life is good… Still an hour and a half from Glasgow tho! May stop at Luss for lunch methinks. 🙂

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Back on the road…

Well, overnight stop complete, feeling refreshed after stuffing my face on all you can eat brekky. An yes, it may be true that I stole lots of jams for me toast during the week. Unconfirmed! So… Next stop Auchentoshan Distillery … Continue reading

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And we’re off… Scotland here we come!

And we’re off! 3h30min drive up to Wigan to over night in a Premiere Inn, so we should be there in good time to attend the bar. 🙂

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One week to go…

Just a week to go!! I’ll be in Oban this time next week… And about to set off for Islay first thing in the morning. First distillery stop… Caol Ila for a Premium Tasting Tour. 🙂

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