It’s festival time here in Edinburgh which is a busy time for the Scottish capital. During August the city’s population doubles in size without tourists visiting the world famous festivals. It’s also a great time for bars, with full houses everywhere and more choices than ever. We’ve listed a few of our favourite places in […]
Independent, boutique Scotch whisky distillery, The GlenAllachie has unveiled its first core range of aged single malts, which have been specially selected by Master Distiller and industry icon Billy Walker. The release from the Speyside distillery all feature age statements ranging from 10-year-old cask strength, the flagship 12-year-old alongside 18 and 25-year-old bottlings. This is […]
It’s been a busy couple of weeks for whisky news… here’s the best of what we’ve been reading about. Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery launches an indulgent Whisky and Chocolate Tasting Tour We took part in the preview tasting event a few weeks ago, but Dewars have now launched their Whisky and Chocolate Tasting Tour. Visitors sample […]
We review Edinburgh’s Pickering’s Gin and Ginerosity.
Diageo’s Singleton Single Malt Whisky has released a new expression; The Malt Master’s Selection. As part of a complete refresh of the core range, The Malt Master’s Selection will join the existing 12, 15 and 18 year old single malts. The packaging has been refreshed, with the distinctive green bottles being inspired by 19th-century hip […]
Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery recently launched a new Chocolate & Whisky tasting as part of the distillery tour offerings. To celebrate this, they hosted a chocolate and whisky tweet tasting where we were given the chance to sample three of their classic single malts along with the chocolate pairing. The chocolates come from Charlotte Flower Chocolates […]
The Scotch Whisky Experience is toasting 30 years as Edinburgh’s finest whisky visitor attraction with the creation of a new and exclusive bottled blend and some special events. Since opening in 1988, the five-star Royal Mile attraction has welcomed 6.8 million whisky fans through its doors, who have sampled a whopping 8 million drams. Now, […]