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Robert Burns and Burns Night celebrations 2017

Celebrated annually on Robert Burns’ birthday, 25 January, Burns Night gathers Scots and Scots-at-heart around the world to pay tribute to...

Behind the doors of Scotland's newest whisky distilleries

With their hallmark pagoda roofs dotting the Scottish landscapes, whisky distilleries are a familiar part of the fabric of Scotland...

Mastering whisky: It’s all about finding the right blend

Up until now, I’d only really had the pleasure of tasting and appreciating Scotch; whether at a smart Edinburgh whisky...

Ryder Cup fans – your ultimate Scotland bucket list

The 2014 Ryder Cup is nigh! It’s just over a month away until the first tee – which means the...

Shaken and stirred: getting hands-on at a whisky cocktail masterclass

Before I knew it, it was my turn to step up and take my place behind the bar. Butterflies start...

Tales and cocktails: get more than you bargained for at whisky bars and pubs

Until recently, I’d never really tried Scotch whisky in any form other than a dram of the finest single malt...

#AskWhisky Q&A with expert Charles Maclean – Part Two

So, you had your first taster of the #AskWhisky Q&A on Friday afternoon with whisky expert Charles Maclean. We’re back today to...

#AskWhisky Q&A with expert Charles Maclean – Part One

Given his thirty years experience in the industry, there’s few things whisky-related that make it past Charles Maclean unnoticed. A...

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