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Scotch Lesson #2: Geography

Scotland Geography

Two weeks ago, we got a little refresher course on the history of Scotch.  This time, we’ll be focusing on the geography of Scotland and how it affects the whisky in your bottle. Scotland is broken up into five main segments; Highlands, Lowlands, Speyside, Islay, and Campbeltown.  Each of these areas carry their own traditions …

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Ardbeg 10 Year Old Scotch – Review

Ardbeg 10 Year Old Scotch

Ardbeg 10 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky 92 Proof Price Point: $50-$60 for 750 ML Distiller: Ardbeg Distillery Limited   Background I never thought I would enjoy Ardbeg. My first experience with it was about two years ago.  My father was educating me on Scotch for the first time, starting with Highland malts and progressing …

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