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About kfhakan:

Started my whisky journey 30 years ago wisting Scotland for the first time. Started collecting at least one item from every destilleri available.

After the "Singel malt explosion" and the visiting 67 (!) destilleries I changed after having 1400 bottles on the shelf. Impossible with all new and also all different versions from the old distilleries . Sold the whole collection  and took my other interest- wine instead ...for almost one year!  Then I couldn't resist the challenge anymore, but changed into another collecting line Whisky from Islands around the world (except Japan). Islay,Skye,Lewis ,Harris,Orkney,Arran,Hven.... all easy to access all with friendly staff. Sailing around the inner and outer Hebrides for two years with Oban as base this time fortified my opinion about from where the best whisky in the world was made-It takes an island !

Was any way afraid to not keep contact with the rest so I also have collected a spread of distilleries beside islands in Signatory Unchillfiltred collection in which I have 90 different bottlings.  Another bottler also with a destilleri of there own is Adelphi with excellent choices - especially early bottlings. The biggest shelf is full with Aderbeg of course (?) The best moment of my whisky life? It was when I had the possibility and honor to be present when the new Ardbeg was started up by Edwin Dodson from Glen Moray (what a wonderful day)...also the possibility to join for the great anniversary a few years after....and ohhhh what Edwin had to teach. Most of knowledge about the production technic is a gift from him (Thank YOU!)  ....to be continued. 

Whisky is for drinking and tasting events and moments for me. Whisky & cooking....email me -thats our speciality!



  • Gender
    M
  • Vintage
    1947
  • Sweden
    se
  • Points
    2159
  • Shoplinks
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Whiskybase exclusive release - Arran 2000

We selected a limited release for the Whiskybase members. This time it is an Arran matured in an ex sherry hogshead. Distilled in 2000 and bottled in May 2020. Limited to 240 bottles from one single cask. Available in the Whiskybase Shop - 1 bottle per person.

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