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An Awfully BIG Adventure in Perthshire

Follow the little and large adventures of a galloping giant (Big) and a tiny traveller (Little) in Perthshire as they appear...

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...

Raise a glass at a Scottish Whisky Festival in 2017

In Scotland, we love a whisky festival. It’s no wonder – after all, the term ‘whisky’ comes from the Gaelic...

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.

Cooking with whisky: more than just a flash in the pan

We all know that Scotch whisky is wonderful to sip and savour. You might even know that whisky pairs very...

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...

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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