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The Macallan stars in Harrods Great Gatsby Cocktail Bar
The Macallan stars in Harrods Great Gatsby Cocktail Bar

Inspired by the highly anticipated release of Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of the F. Scott Fitzgerald classic ‘The Great Gatsby’,

Jura Whisky Revamps Core Range Packaging
Jura Whisky Revamps Core Range Packaging

Jura whisky, one of the world’s fastest growing malts, has revamped its packaging to make the brand stand out on shelf and to clearly explain the distinct flavour profiles of each expression.

Highland Park 25 Year Old Triumphs
Highland Park 25 Year Old Triumphs

Highland Park 25 year old, distributed by Maxxium UK, was awarded the first ever 100-point score

Ardbeg Announces Its Next Limited Edition - Ardbog
Ardbeg Announces Its Next Limited Edition - Ardbog

The famed peat bogs of the Hebridean island of Islay are set to be celebrated after it was announced Ardbeg, the Ultimate Islay Malt, has named its new whisky…Ardbog.

A Hat-trick of Wemyss Malts
A Hat-trick of Wemyss Malts

I've been a big fan of Wemyss Malts whiskies for a while now, a bottle of The Hive 12 Year Old is one of the permanent fixtures of my whisky shelf now

The Glenlivet Launches A Mystery Whisky
The Glenlivet Launches A Mystery Whisky

The Glenlivet, the world’s No. 2 single malt Scotch whisky, is pioneering an innovative approach to flavour with the launch of The Glenlivet Alpha; a new, mystery expression released without cask in

Toms Top 5 Bargain Drams
Toms Top 5 Bargain Drams

I realised i don't really do enough "opinion" pieces on this blog so thought it was time i did one, so i've decided to chat about my top 5 bargain drams.

A Quartet of Taliskers
A Quartet of Taliskers

Doing this blog i am quite lucky to be sent samples occasionally by friends, or directly from Distilleries or PR for distilleries,

Old Pulteney Lighting the Way to Travel Retail
Old Pulteney Lighting the Way to Travel Retail

Old Pulteney is proud to present three new additions to its single malt family, the 'Lighthouse' Series.

Glendronach Launch Cask Strength Batch 2
Glendronach Launch Cask Strength Batch 2

JUST five months after the launch of its new Cask Strength expression, GlenDronach, the award-winning Aberdeenshire distillery, has this week bottled the second batch of this phenomenal new single mal

Hunter Laing & Co Ltd Begins Trading
Hunter Laing & Co Ltd Begins Trading

Further to our earlier article about the splitting up of Douglas Laing & Co which is here on the site, the following will give more information on Hunter Laing & Co.

Ardbeg Announces 2013 Feis Ile Bottling - Ardbog
Ardbeg Announces 2013 Feis Ile Bottling - Ardbog

Ardbeg Islay Single Malt Scotch whisky has announced that its latest Limited Edition whisky will be called Ardbog,

Douglas Laing & Co Owners Forging New Chapters
Douglas Laing & Co Owners Forging New Chapters

The owners of Douglas Laing & Co, the successful independent Scotch whisky blenders and bottlers, have announced that they are to go their separate ways and focus on different projects from today.

Davins Twitter Tasting
Davins Twitter Tasting

Be a part of the world’s first ever whisky book review/twitter tasting.

The Macallan unveils innovative 1824 Series
The Macallan unveils innovative 1824 Series

The Macallan, distributed by Maxxium UK, has today unveiled The 1824 Series, a range showcasing two of its greatest strengths; oak sherry casks and natural colour.

Wemyss Malts New Season’s Single Cask Releases
Wemyss Malts New Season’s Single Cask Releases

Edinburgh based boutique Spirits Company Wemyss Malts is delighted to announce the release of their latest single cask single malt whiskies. Releasing 6 casks simultaneously, distilled across 4 differ

Whisky Bar In The Heart of Speyside Breaks With Tradition
Whisky Bar In The Heart of Speyside Breaks With Tradition

While some malt whisky enthusiasts claim they will go to the ends of the earth in pursuit of their passion, Speyside hotelier Duncan Elphick has just about done that.

Old Ballantruan Off To A Flyer
Old Ballantruan Off To A Flyer

At the back end of last year I was part of the group of twitter users who took part in the Old Ballantruan tweet tasting launching the latest 10 year old version of the peaty dram from Tomintoul Disti

Tomintoul Distillery Releases First Vintage Single Cask Whisky
Tomintoul Distillery Releases First Vintage Single Cask Whisky

Tomintoul Distillery has just released its first ever single cask edition of its award winning malt range. Tomintoul Speyside Glenlivet Single Malt Bourbon Cask - Vintage 1981

Oban Lifeboat RNLI 18 Year Old Whisky
Oban Lifeboat RNLI 18 Year Old Whisky

Sometimes there's a whisky comes around that you want to buy as you love the distillery, or the brand or the cask used or finished in, or you want to try something new,