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Distillery Tour: Aberlour

Aberlour, sited in the town of the same name, caught my eye by the very pretty, old-timey photos of its front gates — such as this one. A really gorgeous little place, their shop (photo to right) evokes an air … Continue reading

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Followup to W & W #9: Aberlour A’Bunadh

I had sent some questions to Aberlour via their website and had an answer in a few days. I had asked about A’Bunadh: Do you set aside certain casks intended for that expression? Or do you always have some spirit … Continue reading

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Whisky and Words number 9: Aberlour A’bunadh

When you see Aberlour’s A’Bunadh, it is quite obvious this is not your run-of-the-mill whisky: the deep tawny-red color is highlighted by a clear glass bottle, short with a high shoulder. The spirit is clear, and when backlighted has tones of … Continue reading

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Whisky and Words Number One: The Macallan

Why not mix them up? Some of the greatest writers have drunk whisky. I’m not advocating that for anyone — I never write unless I’m sober, and responsible imbibing is the message here. But I think they can go together. … Continue reading

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