Rumbullion! XO - The Worlds First Super-Premium Spiced Rum
Rumbullion! XO - The Worlds First Super-Premium Spiced Rum

UK Drinks Distributor Maverick Drinks is proud to announce the launch of the world's first super-premium spiced rum, Rumbullion! XO.

Skyes the Limit for Ian Macleod Distillers
Skyes the Limit for Ian Macleod Distillers

The world’s most respected and influential spirit competition, the International Spirits Challenge, has awarded a gold medal to Isle of Skye 8 Year Old Blended Scotch Whisky.

Glendronach Grandeur 24 Batch 2 Released
Glendronach Grandeur 24 Batch 2 Released

THE Russian writer Leo Tolstoy said that “spring is the time of new plans and projects”…and the season sees the latest project by GlenDronach coming to fruition with the launch today (11 June) o

Glen Garioch adds some French ‘finesse’
Glen Garioch adds some French ‘finesse’

The first ever Glen Garioch to be fully-matured in French Bordeaux wine casks has been released.

William & Kate visit The Famous Grouse Experience
William & Kate visit The Famous Grouse Experience

Glenturret Distillery, Scotland’s oldest and most visited whisky distillery and home to The Famous Grouse Experience, welcomed The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge today (Thursday 29 May).

Glenglassaugh Releases New
Glenglassaugh Releases New "Massandra Connection" Bottlings

Glenglassaugh has added two stunning whiskies to its renewed “Massandra Connection” series.

Perfect weeked? Malt and Music on the Isle of Arran
Perfect weeked? Malt and Music on the Isle of Arran

The team at Isle of Arran Distillers is gearing up to host the island’s fifth Malt and Music Festival this summer.

The One Becomes Many as Whisky Goes Global
The One Becomes Many as Whisky Goes Global

The first whisky from a brand new £5m distillery being built in the Lake District has already gone global.

Spencerfield Spirit Shine At Awards
Spencerfield Spirit Shine At Awards

Fife drinks company Spencerfield Spirit is celebrating after being crowned a double winner at the national Scotland Food & Drink Excellence Awards.

2014 Islay Festival Lagavulin and Caol Ila Bottles Announced
2014 Islay Festival Lagavulin and Caol Ila Bottles Announced

To mark this year’s Islay Festival of Malt & Music, Lagavulin and Caol Ila Distilleries have now announced details of their special Festival natural cask strength bottlings available only to visitor

A Feast Fit for a Clan Chief
A Feast Fit for a Clan Chief

At the beginning of the month I went along to the Scotch Malt Whisky Society's clans and drams opening feast at the vaults in Edinburgh with my good friend Niall (@niallbenzie).

Three New Bowmore Travel Retail Expressions
Three New Bowmore Travel Retail Expressions

Three new Bowmore Travel Retail expressions with fantastic sounding names, what more could you ask for?

Douglas Laings two new Keepers of the Quaich
Douglas Laings two new Keepers of the Quaich

Leading independent Scotch Whisky specialist, Douglas Laing & Co announce their two new Keepers of the Quaich: Cara Laing, Director of Whisky, and Chris Leggat, Commercial Director.

Maverick Drinks Announces the Darkest of Whiskies!
Maverick Drinks Announces the Darkest of Whiskies!

UK Drinks Distributor Maverick Drinks is proud to announce the launch of Darkness! – a range of exceedingly dark single malt and single grain whiskies with an enormously punchy, unashamedly brazen c

Laphroaig Unveils Laphroaig Select
Laphroaig Unveils Laphroaig Select

Laphroaig Single Malt Scotch Whisky, distributed by Maxxium UK, proudly reveals Laphroaig Select, the newest edition to the award-winning Laphroaig portfolio.

Interview - Daryl Haldane from Highland Park
Interview - Daryl Haldane from Highland Park

Next up in my series of interviews of people in the whisky industry is Daryl Haldane, Global Brand Advocate for Highland Park

Comparing 14 Year Old Port Finished Tomatins
Comparing 14 Year Old Port Finished Tomatins

A couple of absolutely amaxing 14 year old port finished Tomatin drams, one the new official 14 year old bottle, the other a single cask version.

Tomatin Add New Port Finishes to Core Range
Tomatin Add New Port Finishes to Core Range

The Tomatin Distillery Co Ltd has announced a change to the line-up of its core range of single malts.

The Glenlivet Nadurra Expands Into a Range of Cask Experiences
The Glenlivet Nadurra Expands Into a Range of Cask Experiences

The Glenlivet, the original single malt whisky, is expanding its celebrated The Glenlivet Nàdurra brand into a range featuring different cask experiences as it aims to build on its strong development

Ballantines Release New 17 Year Old Distillery Edition
Ballantines Release New 17 Year Old Distillery Edition

Ballantine’s, the world’s No. 2 Scotch whisky, has today announced the release of Ballantine’s 17 Year Old Signature Distillery Glentauchers Edition.