Whisky

Max McFarlane joins the Ardgowan Distillery team

Thu 16th May 2019

Whisky maker Max McFarlane has joined the Ardgowan Distillery team – with a plan to create and release a new series of whiskies later this year.

Today’s your last chance to enter the Glenfarclas Highland Single Malt 105’ Cask Strength Cocktail Competition!

Wed 15th May 2019

Today’s the cut-off for entering the Glenfarclas Highland Single Malt ‘105’ Cask Strength Cocktail Competition – so get your skates on! In this, the

SCOTCH WHISKY CONTRIBUTION TO UK ECONOMY GROWS TO £5.5BN

Tue 30th April 2019

The contribution of the Scotch Whisky industry to the UK economy has grown by 10% since 2016 to £5.5bn. A new report by the Scotch Whisky Association, building on r

We want to hear from you if you run Scotland’s best whisky bar

Mon 22nd April 2019

Gordon & MacPhail’s Connoisseur’s Choice range gives a platform to many of Scotland’s single malt distilleries from across all regions, some of which have

We want to hear from you if you run Scotland’s best whisky bar

Fri 19th April 2019

Gordon & MacPhail’s Connoisseur’s Choice range gives a platform to many of Scotland’s single malt distilleries from across all regions, some of which have

We want to hear from you if you run Scotland’s best whisky bar

Thu 18th April 2019

Gordon & MacPhail’s Connoisseur’s Choice range gives a platform to many of Scotland’s single malt distilleries from across all regions, some of which have

Highland Park and SCRAPbook collaboration set to help clean up Orkney coastline

Wed 10th April 2019

Orkney is set to become the first Scottish island to be photographed from the air in a project that will help local communities tackle the global problem of coastal

Wine swapped for whisky in church blunder

Tue 2nd April 2019

No this isn’t a mistimed April Fool’s wind up. Whisky actually did end up being placed in an Archbishop’s chalice instead of wine during a church service

Malting on site with renewable energy for Bruichladdich

Mon 1st April 2019

Bruichladdich Distillery is to start malting its own barley on site using renewable energy, thereby increasing its sustainability, while also enabling the Islay

Ailsa Bay traces whisky with blockchain tech

Thu 28th March 2019

In an effort to tackle counterfeiting in the UK spirits market, William Grant & Sons has launched a Scotch which can be traced from source-to-bottle on a blockch

R&B Distillers wins gold and silvers at World Whiskies Awards 2019

Wed 27th March 2019

Three whisky expressions from R&B Distillers, with a distillery on Raasay and Borders blending heritage, have won coveted awards at the World Whiskies Awards 201

The Highland Whisky Festival 2019

Thu 21st March 2019

Eight Highland Distilleries are introducing a brand-new Whisky Festival to celebrate the established Highland Whisky Trail. The Highland Whisky Festival will ta

Johnnie Walker to build ‘best bar in the world’ in Edinburgh

Tue 19th March 2019

 Johnnie Walker has promised to create the “best bar in the world” in the “best brand attraction in the world” overlooking Edinburgh C

Whisky storms to the top of Knight Frank Luxury Investment Index with 40% annual growth

Thu 7th March 2019

The Wealth Report 2019 reveals that new entrant whisky has topped the Knight Frank Luxury Investment Index (KFLII), surging in value by 40% over the 12 months to Q4

£10.5m Bunnahabhain Distillery transformation begins

Tue 26th February 2019

A three-year refurbishment programme has begun at Bunnahabhain Distillery on Islay as its owner Distell International invests £10.5m in an extensive upgrade and ref