The Coastguard knew nothing about the bright yellow mini submarine, marked “MOD”, bristling with hi-tech surveillance equipment found by an Islay fisherman floating dangerously under the surface of the Atlantic. It was towed to port, hoisted ashore, and kept securely awaiting collection. The Ministry of Defence (MOD) “Defending the United Kingdom and its Interests” at first denied it was missing, then that it was not theirs, and finally that it must have been stolen; but the Coastguard were still looking for it.
Distilled 1991 then bottled after 14 years of maturation in Oak Casks. 70cl. 46% vol.