Host of Names Reveal Their Scottish Secrets
Host of Names Reveal Their Scottish Secrets

An underground mural in Glasgow, a yew tree in Perthshire, a miner's cottage in an Edinburgh suburb and an eighteenth hole in the Highlands, have all been awarded a place in the Rare Find Report’ pu

A Septem of Drams from Jura
A Septem of Drams from Jura

Jura whisky has for a long time now been my favourite distillery, I know it has a bit of a marmite following where people either love or hate it but I am firmly in the love camp.

Hixter Bankside Launch New Cocktail With a Twist
Hixter Bankside Launch New Cocktail With a Twist

Renowned London bartender, Myles Davies, of the recently opened Hixter Bankside has collaborated with Jameson Irish Whiskey, creating a cocktail over the last few months by ageing his creation in a Ja

Introducing Midleton Very Rare 30th Anniversary Pearl Edition
Introducing Midleton Very Rare 30th Anniversary Pearl Edition

The Midleton Distillery has unveiled Midleton Very Rare 30th Anniversary Pearl Edition; an exclusive, limited edition created to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the expression heralded by many whisk

Old St. Andrews Tweet Tasting
Old St. Andrews Tweet Tasting

Tasted as part of the #OSAWhisky Tweet Tasting organised by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from The Whisky Wire.

Compass Box Releases GKS: Glasgow Blend
Compass Box Releases GKS: Glasgow Blend

GLASGOW BLEND is the second permanent whisky to be introduced to the Great King Street range of innovative, small-batch Blended Scotch whiskies from Compass Box.

Whisky innovators Compass Box release The Lost Blend
Whisky innovators Compass Box release The Lost Blend

THE LOST BLEND is the new limited edition release from award-winning Scotch Whiskymaker Compass Box.

The Could-Be-True Story of Ballantines
The Could-Be-True Story of Ballantines

Europe’s No.1 whisky releases humorous new film to reveal what could have happened if Ballantine’s history had taken an unexpected and alternative route through the years…

Mulled Ginger Grouse: The Perfect Winter Warmer
Mulled Ginger Grouse: The Perfect Winter Warmer

With the cold snap showing no sign of letting up, Ginger Grouse – a premium whisky ginger beer – is bringing a bit of warmth to winter

The Glenlivet Unveils Hand Crafted Chair
The Glenlivet Unveils Hand Crafted Chair

The Glenlivet, the single malt that started it all, has unveiled the latest innovation from its Nàdurra range, The Glenlivet Nàdurra Dram Chair.

Production Commences at Chivas Brothers New Speyside Distillery
Production Commences at Chivas Brothers New Speyside Distillery

Chivas Brothers, the Scotch whisky and premium gin business of Pernod Ricard, has completed the construction of its new Speyside malt whisky distillery, reinforcing its long term growth prospects in t

The Douglas Laing Tasting Room
The Douglas Laing Tasting Room

Back in April 2014 Neil (@neilmackinnon1) and I were invited to pay a wee visit to Douglas Laing HQ in Glasgow.

The Strathearn Gin Triple Pack
The Strathearn Gin Triple Pack

Part of my birthday present back in May from my wife was the Strathearn Gin triple pack, and i was really impressed with most of it.

Isle of Arrans Dramatic Landscape Inspires New Look
Isle of Arrans Dramatic Landscape Inspires New Look

Whisky lovers are invited to raise a glass to the natural beauty of the Isle of Arran with a dram of whisky from the distillery’s redesigned core range…

Bath Ales has the Spirit for Success
Bath Ales has the Spirit for Success

West Country brewer Bath Ales has just unveiled an exciting new addition to its Sulis Collection – Gem Aqua Vitae.

An Exploration of New Zealand
An Exploration of New Zealand

The New Zealand Whisky Company purchased the last 80,000 litres or so of the whisky produced at Willowbank distillery in South Island, New Zealand and have been releasing it in small batches, these ar

The Glenrothes Releases Vintage Reserve
The Glenrothes Releases Vintage Reserve

Berry Bros. & Rudd Spirits is delighted to announce the release of Vintage Reserve from award-winning Speyside distillery, The Glenrothes. As with many single malts, the new expression carries no age

A Chat With Black Bottles First Global Ambassador
A Chat With Black Bottles First Global Ambassador

Next up in my series of interviews of people in the whisky industry is Mal Spence, the first ever Global Ambassador for Black Bottle

SMWS Glorious 12: Rare Whisky & Game Tapas
SMWS Glorious 12: Rare Whisky & Game Tapas

Recently I won tickets from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society for myself and 3 friends to attend the Glorious 12 Rare Whisky and Game Tapas tasting which I went along to on friday of last week..

Berry Bros. & Rudd Unveil Truly Exceptional Casks
Berry Bros. & Rudd Unveil Truly Exceptional Casks

Berry Bros. & Rudd Spirits is proud to announce the inaugural releases from the new exclusive series of bottlings, Exceptional Casks Collection.