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Top 10 Whisky Tasting Bars in Glasgow

Glasgow has a long and proud connection to the whisky industry and a friendly atmosphere that trumps most cities. It’s...

Top 10 Whisky Tasting Bars in Edinburgh

Edinburgh has an amazing history which is soaked in the whisky industry. Andrew Usher, a whisky blending pioneer, gave the...

Go behind the doors of Scotland’s newest whisky distilleries in 2017

Whisky distilleries have been a familiar part of the Scottish landscape for over two centuries. Over one hundred active malt...

Whisky Galore!

Whisky Galore! has been raising laughs for nearly 70 years. Compton Mackenzie’s popular 1947 novel inspired an unforgettable Ealing comedy...

8 ways to get into the festive spirit for less

Salisbury Crags, Edinburgh Picture this: festive fun which doesn’t break your budget. Could it be a Christmas miracle? That’s right...

Islay, A Spirit of its Own – A Whisky Lover’s Journey

Robin McKelvie goes in search of the spirit of the Isle of Islay as he visits the Laphroaig, Lagavulin and Ardbeg whisky distilleries.

Say cheese! Create the perfect Scottish cheeseboard

Whatever event you’re planning, be it a decadent dinner party or even a relaxed summer picnic, serving a mouth-watering cheeseboard...

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...

Queen's Baton Relay: 11 – 13 July

The Queen’s Baton Relay is returning from Orkney to Scotland’s mainland and starting on the home straight in anticipation of this...

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...

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