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

by March 24, 2016

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

Midnight in Scotland – Hogmanay celebrations

by October 13, 2015

If Scotland is famous for one thing worldwide, it’s Hogmanay – the Scottish celebration of New Year. There’s many different...

Say cheese! Create the perfect Scottish cheeseboard

by June 4, 2015

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

Behind the doors of Scotland’s newest whisky distilleries

by January 23, 2015

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

Ryder Cup fans – your ultimate Scotland bucket list

by August 8, 2014

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

by July 8, 2014

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

by May 29, 2014

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

by May 28, 2014

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

by May 12, 2014

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

by May 9, 2014

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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