Ancient, distinct and varied - there are so many reasons why whisky should be celebrated. Named uisge beatha in Gaelic, the 'water of life', it has been produced here in Scotland for generations.

So, we decided to dedicate a whole entire month to our iconic national drink. May is known as 'whisky month' in Scotland, so pour yourself a dram, visit a distillery or find a whisky-themed event or festival!