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First fill of Fife malt destined for founders

Kingsbarns Distillery has launched a Founders’ Club offering members the chance to own the first bottling of its single malt. Other perks for members of...
Dr Bill Sanderson (R) & George Stoyle (L) emerge from the Dornoch Firth with oysters from the Glenmorangie DEEP Project

Distillery’s commitment to Highland home recognised

THE team at Glenmorangie distillery has scooped a number of environmental awards

One for the young

Whyte & Mackay has the whisky drinkers of tomorrow squarely in its sights with the launch of new blended Scotch The Woodsman

New release for Islay distiller

The Kilchoman Distillery on Islay has released the latest in its limited edition ‘100% Islay’ range. The 4th Edition is a 50% ABV bottling, which...

Scotch is back off the rocks

Until the global recession started to check growth, the story of whisky over the last decade has all been about explosive growth in export markets. But while sales boomed in emerging economies like Brazil, Russia, India and China, as well as other parts of Asia and South America, it seemed there was little prospect of growth for Scotch in its domestic on-trade.

Racing Bull released

THE firm behind Black Bull whisky celebrated its sponsorship of Scottish motor racing squad Ecurie Ecosse with the release of a limited edition 21...

Whisky world turns full circle

THE drinks industry is under intense scrutiny. The government is weighing up how to legislate to improve citizens’ relationship with alcohol. Distillers are worried...

Malt goes under the hammer

A RARE Glenfiddich single malt which honours the granddaughter of the distillery’s founder raised £44,000 in a charity auction. The Glenfiddich Janet Sheed Roberts Reserve,...

Taking a trip back in time

SPEYSIDE single malt The Balvenie is moving forward by looking back with a new addition to its core range that pays homage to the distillery’s past.

Voyage underway for island distiller

Construction of new distillery on Arran passes major milestone

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