Sep 1 2008

The Scotch Come Down To London

Posted by Mike Brunt at 1:24 PM
- Categories: ColdFusion

There is hardly anything worse to do than to call a native of Scotland "Scotch".  It is at best a double insult, first of all it could be seen to demean one of the world's greatest spirits - Scotch Whiskey and secondly the correct term is "Scots" however in this case I think I dare say the wrong thing.  Sadly, CFDevcon a well anticipated conference scheduled for late September in Brighton, England had to be cancelled at the last minute.  The organizers put a lot of effort into making it fly but alas they were unable to do so.  So the organizers of Scotch on the Rocks have put together a one day event at the greatest of all UK institutions, a pub.  The event will be called "A Wee Dram" and full details can be found here.

I have a feeling this will be a marvelous event, Adam Lehman is slated as part of the key-note  and there are some great speakers.    For some unknown reason they asked me to speak too, well there's no accounting for taste; hope to see you there.  



Wil Genovese

Wil Genovese wrote on 09/04/08 12:44 PM

Makes me wish I was on the other side of the pond. I love drinking scotch. Which one? All of them!

Mike Brunt

Mike Brunt wrote on 09/05/08 4:19 PM

@Will yes that is a great question there are just so many and I have only tried a few, one of my favorites is a single malt called Laphroaig, it has a very smokey sort of aftertaste.

qiudong wrote on 03/16/11 10:30 PM

before the dinner, the host should write the full name of each guest in fancy print on little cards and place them at
my first drive

my first drive wrote on 10/24/12 4:30 AM

daff awertre

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