DWYER'S PUB SCOTCH CLUB

AUGUST

Summary of the

Dwyer’s Pub Scotch Club

August 15th, 2010 meeting

In Attendance-preferred scotch:

     Gary Ashby: Glenfarclas 105 c.s.; Eric Cochrane(m): Glenfarclas 105 c.s.; Carol Farrar(m): Islay Mist 8yr; Duncan Hollinger(m): Glenfarclas 12yr; Marcia Jones(m): Glenfarclas 12yr;  Monte Jones(m): Islay Mist 8yr; Dave Larson(m): Glenfarclas 12yr; Paul Manly(m): Glenfarclas 12yr; Rich O’Grady(m): Glenfarclas 105 c.s.; Mike Peters: Glenfarclas 12 yr; Eric Samulski(m): Glenfarclas 12yr; Keith Sexton(m): Glenfarclas 12yr.

(m)=member    

Topic/Theme: Member Dave Larson’s trip to Glenfarclas.

Scotches Tasted: Glenfarclas 12yr., Glenfarclas 105 cask strength, Islay Mist 8 yr.

Famous Scotsman: Sir David Douglas, presented by Keith S.

Covered in the news:  Update on Shackleton’s whisky, Smugglers caught trying to smuggle $7 million worth of scotch into Kuwait. 

Back To Basics- What is Peat?  Dave Larson brought a chunk of peat back from the Glenfarclas distillery for us to examine.

Old Business:  reminder of the August 21st Scottish festival

New Business:

1.       October’s meeting will be October 10th.  (September’s is Sep. 19)

 

See you at the festival!

Slainte!

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