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Interview - John Campbell from Laphroaig
Interview - John Campbell from Laphroaig

Next up in my series of interviews of people in the whisky industry is John Campbell, Distillery Manager for Laphroaig.

Taste sensations at The Bombay Brasserie
Taste sensations at The Bombay Brasserie

Enjoy the ultimate dining experience at The Bombay Brasserie and indulge in an exclusive showcase dinner of Indian cuisine and whisky pairing.

Whisky Opus
Whisky Opus

I love books, whether they be actual physical books or e-books on my kindle, i love them.

Bowmore Muscles in on Recipes
Bowmore Muscles in on Recipes

Bowmore Single Malt whisky has teamed up with John Wright, the UK’s leading foraging expert, and top chef Gill Meller, both from Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s River C

Diageo Announce 2012 Special Releases
Diageo Announce 2012 Special Releases

Diageo has announced its Single Malt Scotch Whiskies to be released in limited edition this autumn in the Special Releases series.

Interview - Graham Manson from Highland Park
Interview - Graham Manson from Highland Park

Next up in my series of interviews of people in the whisky industry is Graham Manson, Distillery Manager for Highland Park.

Apparently, Size Does Matter!
Apparently, Size Does Matter!

Sometimes, not all experiments are successful. Buffalo Trace Distillery learned this the hard way with its small barrel experiments started in 2006.

Whisky with a Flaming Heart
Whisky with a Flaming Heart

I recently talked about a Special whisky, now there's another coming very soon.

Is Norbert a Glenglassaugh Superfan?
Is Norbert a Glenglassaugh Superfan?

This is a really interesting story, especially given my own Whisky Tattoo, so i had to post it here.

The Macallan Thank their 100,000 Facebook Fans
The Macallan Thank their 100,000 Facebook Fans

To celebrate breaking through the 100,000 Facebook fans mark, The Macallan team at the distillery filmed a very special ‘thank you’ for all of their Facebook fans around

Highland Park Wins 7 Top Accolades
Highland Park Wins 7 Top Accolades

The award winning single malt whisky Highland Park, distributed by Maxxium UK, has clinched a total of seven new awards for both Thor and Highland Park 50 year old

Whisky Opus - Read All About It
Whisky Opus - Read All About It

Coming very soon to a bookseller near you, The definitive 21st-century reference to the world’s greatest distilleries & their whiskies

SMWS A Visit to Queen Street
SMWS A Visit to Queen Street

So Sunday 5th August 2012 was a great day for me, not only did I spend a few hours at Whisky Fringe but also it was my first time making it through to the Scotch Malt Whisky Society members rooms

101 Whiskies and What I Need to Try
101 Whiskies and What I Need to Try

For some unknown reason I hadn't previously picked up the 101 Whiskies To Try Before You Die book by Ian Buxton

Wemyss Malts Release New Range of Single Malts
Wemyss Malts Release New Range of Single Malts

Wemyss Malts is delighted to announce the release of their latest single cask malt whiskies.

Highland Park to create living tapestry of global fans
Highland Park to create living tapestry of global fans

The home of the ‘best spirit in the world’ is set to make its fans around the world a permanent part of its distillery

Bowmore - Two Rare & Exceptional
Bowmore - Two Rare & Exceptional

Bowmore, Islay’s first Single Malt distillery, is releasing two prized limited editions: Bowmore 1964 and Bowmore 1985.

Isle of Jura 1976 Vintage Takes Gold at IWSC
Isle of Jura 1976 Vintage Takes Gold at IWSC

The Isle of Jura 1976 'Feith A' Chaorainn' vintage has won a Gold Medal in the 2012 IWSC (International Wine and Spirit Competition).

Glenglassaugh 45 Year Old Wins Gold
Glenglassaugh 45 Year Old Wins Gold

Glenglassaugh Distillery in Portsoy, Aberdeenshire, is raising a glass in toast to its success in the 2012 International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC).

Bruichladdich Sold to Remy Cointreau
Bruichladdich Sold to Remy Cointreau

Remy Cointreau UK Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Rémy Cointreau Group has agreed to acquire Bruichladdich Distillery Company Limited ("Bruichladdich"), the Islay single malt Scotch whisk