DX: Radio Station Spotting – August 2017

Some radio stations I’ve spotted at Helsinki, Finland with my Tecsun PL-600 (and six metre tall home made monopole antenna). 5th AUGUST: UNID @ 6305 kHz (Free/Pirate radio). From 21:55 UTC and played e.g. Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road. SINPO: 35322. (According to IrishPaul & Terry'sRadioBlog this was Radio Quadzilla). 6th … Continue reading DX: Radio Station Spotting – August 2017

WHISKIES: Rating updates – June 2017

Some whisky ratings updated to my legless-scotsman.com website. BEN NEVIS: Wemyss: Malts 1990, Red berries cream, 1990/2011, 865 bottles, 46% = 77/100 Colour golden Nose Ether, sherry 19 Taste Medium-bodied, barley, honey, medicine, sherry 20 Finish Medium long 19 Balance 19 BENROMACH: 18 Years Old = 88/100 Colour sunset Nose Chocolate, cognac, fruity, praline, sweet … Continue reading WHISKIES: Rating updates – June 2017

WHISKY, BEER & WINE: Rating updates – February 2017

Some rating updates to my legless-scotsman.com website. WHISKIES:  GLENGYLE DISTILLERY -Kilkerran Aged 12 Years. Golden coloured. Nose (21  pts): buttery, citric, fruity and vanilla. Taste (21 pts): Medium-bodied, fruity, honey and salty. Finish (20 pts)  and Balance (21 pts): Medium long. Quite okay as an after work dram. Points: 83/100. BEERS: BADGER (HALL & WOODHOUSE), … Continue reading WHISKY, BEER & WINE: Rating updates – February 2017

FOOTBALL: The current state of Scottish fitba’ and new league system proposal

There was an interesting article at Daily Record about Celtic and how huge they are compared to other teams: http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/celtic-can-go-entire-league-9437788. Alas, it is true. Scottish football is becoming as boring as Greek or Croatian leagues where Olympiakos and Dinamo Zagreb season after season wins the title of their leagues. Olympiakos have now won 54% of … Continue reading FOOTBALL: The current state of Scottish fitba’ and new league system proposal

WHISKY, BEER & WINE: Rating updates – November 2016

Some rating updates to my legless-scotsman.com website. WHISKIES:   BEERS: BEER HUNTER'S: -Metsäpirtin Woima. Orange, large head, medium body, frothy, grapefruit, floral, fruity, hoppy. Points: n7+t7+p3+oa16 = 33/50. (Olutopas.info / Ratebeer) BOULDER: -Slope Style Winter IPA (6.4%). Dark copper, medium head and body, hoppy and fruity. Points: n7+t7+p3+oa17 = 34/50. (Olutopas.info / Ratebeer) BREWCATS: -Pirate … Continue reading WHISKY, BEER & WINE: Rating updates – November 2016