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A Visit to Pulteney Distillery

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A Visit to Pulteney Distillery

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I journeyed to the far Northeast of Scotland to Pulteney Distillery on the same day I’d visited its sister, Balblair. The drive from Tain to Wick took me along one of the most dramatic roads I’ve ever driven—a narrow two-lane highway (A9) all along the sea cliffs, sometimes mere inches from a massive drop, winding up and up and then plunging down. Once the haar lifted, the day was beautiful and bright, but oddly I kept driving through pockets of fog that made the journey both dull and frightening (not a great combination for a solo driver!).

A monument in memory of the residents of Badbea A monument in memory of the residents of Badbea

Along the way there are wonderful diversions, such as the abandoned ruins of Badbea village, where victims of the Highland Clearances were forced to scratch out a life (tying their children and animals to the house lest they fly away in the…

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