May 12, 2008

Hven-ly Malt Whisky

hven.jpgWe just found a posting over at The Scotch Blog about a new Swedish malt whisky distillery, that goes by the name of Hven. Sounds interesting - we've had whisk(e)ys from all over the world, but never from the land of Vikings. We wonder if a dram will make us want to pillage?

The state-of-the-art distillery, which will thrive on local cultivated barley and water, is built on a small island in the middle of the strait which separate Denmark from Sweden. The island is the former home of the medieval Scandinavian astronomer Tycho Brahe, but was also a stronghold for Vikings.
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Posted by Jake Jamieson at May 12, 2008 9:02 AM
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Mackmyra is Also from Sweden.
I prefer to think of Sweden as the land of Swedish Erotica.


Posted by: Kevin Erskine at May 13, 2008 11:11 AM
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