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OUIDRAM Selects Cask for Special Whisky Bottling

In 2013, the Executive Board of the Sons of Scotland Benevolent Association (SOSBA) were looking for ways to make their 2015 triennial Grand Camp Convention in Victoria B.C. very special.  A Celtic Concert was planned, along with a Charity Golf … Continue reading

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Glenfiddich Snow Phoenix in Canada

  On June 8, 2011 at Toronto’s Park Hyatt hotel, Glenfiddich and Globe & Mail Recognition presented an exclusive pre-tasting of the limited edition Snow Phoenix.  We had the chance to meet Glenfiddich Malt Master Brian Kinsman who led guests through … Continue reading

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Spirit of Speyside Festival 2011

  Our first Masterclass at the Festival was hosted by Mike Lord, owner of The Whisky Shop Dufftown.  Mike took us through the effects of refill bourbon casks on the spirit.  We sampled 1st fill, 2nd fill and 3rd fill … Continue reading

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Orkney and Highland Park

After a two day car ride and a smooth ferry crossing, we finally arrived in Kirkwall on Orkney, the home of Highland Park Distillery.  The weather continued to cooperate, with only a shower or two.  It was a little cool, … Continue reading

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