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Dalwhinnie Distillers Edition 1990 Edition

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The Dalwhinnie Distillers Edition 1990 – Another release from the Diageo stable that I have had for AGES, but never properly written about.  Representing the Highlands in the Diageo Classic Malts Collection Dalwhinnie, together with Oban, Glenkinchie, Lagavulin and Talisker complete the collection aof the six original malts launched and marketed together by United distillers in 1988.

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Dalwhinnie 15 yo Single Malt Whisky

Dalwhinnie 15 yo single malt whisky

Dalwhinnie distillery, in the village of Dalwhinnie in Scotland, is situated in the in the Cairngorm National Park. The site for this Highland distillery was chosen for its access to water from the Lochan-Doire-Uaine spring.  There is also ample peat from the surrounding bogs. It was close to the geographic centre of the Highlands and enjoyed easy access to the Highland Railway. Set in impressive mountain scenery, Dalwhinnie is the one of the highest distilleries in Scotland. In 1897, J Grant, G Sellar and A Mackenzie established the Strathspey distillery.

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Whisky Chocolate Pairing – New Years Eve 2014

Whisky Chocolate Pairing - New Years Eve 2014

Traditionally on New Years Eve we do a Whisky Chocolate Pairing. It has been a tradition on our house for the last couple of years. Choosing the whiskies for our New Years Eve 2014 was quite difficult, as we tasted some wonderful whiskies this year. We chose the whisky chocolate pairing below after much deliberation and the choice is based on our shared and personal favourites.

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