Braw Spirit

Braw Spirit is an Edinburgh-based spirits site, created to share our experiences of learning, exploring and consuming some of the finest drinks in the world.

Whether it’s Scotch Whisky, Irish Gin, or Sri Lankan Arrack we’re interested in exploring them all – and then sharing it.

Hello. We’re Braw Spirit.

Latest Blog Posts

  • Celebrating International Gin & Tonic Day
    The Boodles butler offers up some tips for the perfect G&T serve.
  • 8 Doors Distillery is unveiled
    Scotland’s most northerly mainland Scotch distillery reveals it’s name
  • Introducing Mary
    A G&T alternative with much less alcohol – what’s not to like?
  • Millennials’ whisky investment beats stocks & shares
    The top investment of choice among millennials has moved away from traditional alternatives towards a surprising new direction: whisky. Recent findings from a Braeburn Whisky survey of more than 1,500 randomly sampled individuals, revealed that 28% of millennials are more likely to invest in whisky than gold, art, cryptocurrency or even stocks and shares. Whisky came […]

The Directory


There are literally hundreds of spirit brands in production. Whether it’s whisky, gin, rum or any other spirit – if it exists, we’re interested in trying it!


From ancient distilleries in the highlands, to urban micro-setups; the producers are often as interesting as the spirits that they create.

Bars & Venues

Not everyone has the opportunity to travel to the source of great spirits. They should have access to a great bar though – we’ll highlight the best ones we’ve found.