Whisky

Raasay Distillery Coming Next Month

Fri 4th August 2017

A brand-new distillery will open on Raasay next month, and it’s expected to employ 10% of the Hebridean island’s population! Isle of Raasay Distillery wi

The Greatest Job Interview In The World?

Thu 3rd August 2017

Grant’s Whisky are sending three candidates on a world tour as part of the interview process for their Global Brand Ambassador vacancy. The trio will jet off t

July Brand News: Whisky

Thu 13th July 2017

 NEW BRANDING TAKES SOUTHERN COMFORT BACK TO ITS ROOTS Southern Comfort has revamped packaging and new positioning, with it being marketed as “The Spirit of New O

Work With Us During Brexit Says Whisky Chief

Thu 6th July 2017

Karen Betts, Chief Executive of the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA), has stressed that the Scottish and UK governments need to work with the whisky industry as the B

William Grant & Sons Acquires US Whiskey Distillery

Wed 10th May 2017

William Grant & Sons has acquired Tuthilltown Spirits, the producer of the Hudson whiskey brand which the Scotland-based distiller bought in 2010. The distillery

One Gin Launched with Crowd-funder

Sun 7th May 2017

A new gin has launched under the One Brand, using a Crowd-funder appeal to recruit supporters. One Gin will follow the same model as One Water, which was launched i

Benromach unveils new wood finish

Wed 1st March 2017

Benromach has unveiled the latest expression in its portfolio, Benromach Sassicaia Wood Finish 2009.

Scotch whisky trade bodies toast new partnership

Fri 10th February 2017

The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) and the Scottish Craft Distillers Association (SCDA) have officially teamed up to support the Scotch Whisky industry and help sma

Distiller sought for remote Raasay

Thu 9th February 2017

R&B Distillers is on the hunt for a distiller to join one of Scotland's newest and most remote distilleries on Raasay, an island on the West Coast near Skye.

Douglas Laing deals out “Consortium of Cards” range

Wed 8th February 2017

Douglas Laing & Co has unveiled the first edition of its new Old Particular “Consortium of Cards” single cask range, based on a deck of playing cards.

Glen Turner to resume Glen Moray distribution

Tue 7th February 2017

Glen Turner has resumed the on-trade distribution of Glen Moray Single Malt Whisky as of 1 February, taking over from Marblehead.

Glenmorangie stays sweet with Bacalta

Wed 1st February 2017

Glenmorangie has released Bacalta, a limited edition Madeira cask finish that has been described by its creator as “a burst of sunshine in a glass”.

Distell announced major upgrade for Tobermory

Wed 1st February 2017

Tobermory is to halt production for 24 months from the end of March while upgrades are carried out to the distillery and visitor centre.

Veteran whisky distiller Jim McEwan joins Ardnahoe

Wed 1st February 2017

Jim McEwan, former Master Distiller at Bruichladdich, has been lured out of retirement to head up production at the new Ardnahoe Distillery on Islay.

New whisky festival set for Oban

Wed 18th January 2017

A new festival called West Coast Whisky Feis is to take place in Oban in July to champion Scotland's west coast distillers.