Highland Park Orkney Malt: From the Dark into the Light

Highland Park Orkney Malt has launched ‘The Light’, a new 17-year-old single malt Scotch whisky, which has been aged exclusively in American oak casks. The new malt represents the spring and summer seasons on Orkney, and follows in the footsteps of ‘The […]

Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery Wins Best Visitor Attraction

The team at Perthshire-based Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery is in high spirits after topping off five years of growth in its visitor experience business by winning Best Visitor Attraction at the…

Crabbie’s New Single Malt Whisky Distillery for Edinburgh

Since 1801 the Crabbie name has associated with Edinburgh – most recently it has been connected with Crabbie’s, the number one selling alcoholic ginger beer, but the real history of…

222 A Special Number for Speyburn Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Speyburn Single Malt Scotch Whisky has put up for sale 222 limited edition bottles of its new 2004 Single Cask – number 263. The cask which has been maturing for…

Oldest known bottle of Glenfarclas comes home

There is a new, but old, bottle of Glenfarclas now on view at the Glenfarclas Visitor Centre in Speyside. The recently rediscovered bottle is from 1920 and is the oldest…

Smokehead High Voltage unleashed at Smokehead Feast

Smokehead Single Malt Whisky hosted an immersive evening of mind-blowing cocktails and big, bold smoky dishes last month at SWG3 in Glasgow to launch its new look and a new expression – Smokehead High Voltage. Commenting on the new expression and […]

Discover Discovery – Gordon & MacPhail’s New Range of Whisky

They say there is a whisky for everyone and family-run malt whisky distillers, Gordon & MacPhail, should know. They have been introducing people to whisky for more than a hundred years…

New Macallan Distillery has the Wow Factor

There is now a distillery with a real Wow factor and that’s the new Macallan Distillery at Easter Elchies estate in Speyside. It’s unlike any distillery and visitor centre you…

Fathers Day June 18th 2017

DAD ROCKS – Fathers Day 2017 The Wee DRAM has selected some gifting ideas for dads that enjoy whisky this Fathers Day. The Glenlivet is inviting you to Say #CHEERSDAD…

Visitor Centre Galore

Visitor Centre Galore If you would like to find out more about whisky then why not visit a few whisky distillery visitor centres this summer? Almost half of Scotland’s distilleries…

Interviews

The Unstoppable Blair Bowman

The Unstoppable Blair Bowman

Blair Bowman is well on his way to being the ‘Whisky Geek’ of the moment. PJ O’Neill caught up with him to find out all his news. Blair Bowman is known the world over as the brains behind World Whisky Day, […]

Alwynne Gwilt aka Miss Whisky

Alwynne Gwilt aka Miss Whisky

Our interviewee this issue is Alwynne Gwilt, who was recently appointed whisky specialist at Wm Grants. She is now responsible for the companies Ancient Reserves Portfolio of whisky which includes the newly launched Ailsa Bay, The Girvan Patent Still, Kininvie and […]

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