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4th Apr 2006, 20:50
Seems to be a big thing nowadays. Load of p!sh if you ask me: http://www.tartanweek.com/

And if you'd like to view some tartan on parade, this webcam is for you:rolleyes: http://www.earthcam.com/usa/newyork/timessquare/

Even Billy Connolly has tickets available for his shows.

And, is it just me, or is our leader, Jack McConnell, extremely poor in conversing/understanding:confused:


4th Apr 2006, 20:59
(tartan week) Glenfiddich Finest Malt Whisky are the proud sponsors of the New York Tartan Day Parade
Some would dispute that description!

4th Apr 2006, 21:01
Ah..that's an idea...(if it's not been done already):confused:

Favourite whisky's:ok:

4th Apr 2006, 21:46
Dunno the names, most seemed to start with "Glen" though.

Was up in the lands North of GLA some years ago, for a mate's wedding, and we visited a few pubs and I was amazed at the coincidence that every time I found a single-malt that I liked, the pub ran out soon after :confused:

They even had a "Roberts" type place in town that sold nothing but "singles", and bottled them to your order

Lovely country, so relaxed, and they produce the finest "relaxing fluid" that a man ever tasted ;)

Shame on my mate though - as a "Jock" (though, with a name like "Murphy", I guess his grandaddy was a good swimmer!) he can't drink Scotch:{

(well, he can, but next day he's exceedingly ill:E )

4th Apr 2006, 22:09
Clynelish (near Brora) and Glenkinchie (near Edinburgh).

4th Apr 2006, 22:15
Well, if it's whisky..'tis this little beauty:)


Also known as HP sauce.

5th Apr 2006, 08:34
I reckon we should have a tart1 week. ;)

B Fraser
5th Apr 2006, 08:38
Glenn Close was rather good some twenty years back. :E

5th Apr 2006, 08:58
Laphroaig - Islay single malt.