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07 May 2012

Trip to Scotland

Tasting notes by Ruben Luyten - Posted in * News

Speyburn distilleryTomorrow I’m off to Scotland.

I was invited by the nice people of Inver House to visit (most of) the distilleries in their portfolio: Pulteney, Balblair, Speyburn and Knockdhu (home of anCnoc).

I’m sure I’ll be able to try great new whisky at each of the distilleries but tomorrow I’ll get in the mood with a Balblair that’s long gone.

Trip to Scotland Ruben Luyten 2012-05-07
  • http://www.whiskyisrael.co.il Gal(WhiskyIsrael)

    Enjoy your time Ruben. those are magical places.

  • WhiskyNotes

    Thank you Gal.

  • http://blog.whivie.be/ Mark Dermul

    Enjoy your maiden trip, Ruben. With all the whisky knowledge and expertise you obviously already possess, I wonder what visiting the birthplace of the uisge beatha will do for you… Looking forward to your report.

    Happy trails.

  • RFvanZijl

    Enjoy and safe journey, Ruben(especially when searching!)!

  • I_SPEY

    Enjoy your trip, Ruben, but take care when searching!

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