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Black Watch Emblam, Crieff, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on the central Scotland town of Crieff which lies in Strathearn, West of Perth.

Historically, Crieff was a cattle dealing centre and later became popular as a holiday destination in Victorian times. More information on the town:

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Tennent’s Brewery, Glasgow, Scotland

This afternoon, I joined a tour of Tennent’s Brewery, Glasgow. ┬áThis is the dominant domestic lager producer in Scotland with about 60pct of the market, producing 5.0m cans per week.

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This morning, I collected guests from central Glasgow and then proceeded on a tour, visiting three local whisky distilleries plus a short visit to Doune Castle. Although each of the distilleries displays unique idiosyncrasies and history, the whisky making process is identical entailing malting, mashing, fermentation, distillation and maturation. We fisrt called in for the 10.00 am tour at Auchentoshan and then moved on to Glengoyne, lunch at the Beech Tree Inn, a brief visit to Doune Castle with tour culminating in a visit to Deanston Distillery. The weather progressively improved after a poor start featuring heavy rain showers. Our route entailed driving through gently rolling countryside of the Trossachs region.
Auchentoshan Distillery

Read more on Visit Scotland’s Whisky Distilleries, Visit Scotland…