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Drink: Whisky distilling returns to Scottish Borders

Whisky distilling returns to the Scottish Borders It’s been 180 years since a whisky distillery was established in the Scottish Borders and next month will see The Three Stills Company open. The distillery has been years in the planning and will be open to the public on 1st May. Located in Hawick, The Three Stills

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News: Glasgow‘s Whisky Festival Tickets on Sale Now!

Get your tickets for Glasgow’s Whisky Festival As with last year there will be two sessions to choose from: 12-4pm & 5-9pm. (See our visit here) Remember do not buy tickets for both sessions as you will only be allowed entry to one and will not be refunded for the second one. Tickets can be

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Recipe: Winter warmer Aluna Coconut Macchiato

Coconut and coffee to warm you up Keep warm in this wild and windy weather with this Aluna Coconut and Coffee Macchiato.  With creamy coconut milk instead of cows milk, this is vegan-friendly and so much tastier as well. A strong coffee base, topped with creamy coconut milk plus Aluna toasted coconut rum will surely

Kingsbarns Distillery and Visitors Centre Fife Wemyss

Travel: Kingsbarns Distillery & Visitor Centre

Whisky distilling in Fife at Kingsbarns Scottish whisky needs to mature in cask for at least 3 years before it can legally be called whisky and this month marks the 3rd birthday of the first cask to be filled at Kingsbarns, which seemed like a fitting time to visit their Distillery and Visitor Centre in

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News: Church on the Hill new owners and refurbishment

Glasgow’s Church on the Hill refurbishment Owners of Glasgow bars,  The Raven, Smokin’ Fox and The Spiritualist have acquired Church on the Hill.  Based in the Southside, Church on the Hill is a popular venue with an enviable location between Shawlands, Langside and Queens  Park. I passed-by the other day and noticed that there was

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Popular Finnieston bar Distill to close

Finnieston Bar Distill has announced it will close Distill located on Argyle Street in Finnieston has announced that they will not be refurbishing as previously thought and will now close. The popular bar, previously 54 Below and The Ivy, posted on Facebook their plans. “Alas, dear friends, it’s time to get the hell off this

Passion fruit cava champagne cocktail

Cocktail Recipe: Passion Fruit Fizz

Put some passion into your drinks We saw this De Kuyper Passion Fruit liqueur whilst out shopping recently so thought it would be ideal for Valentine’s Day and make a bit of a change from the usual Kir Royale cocktail. De Kuyper have blended passion fruit, oranges & grapefruit harmoniously together to create a sweet

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Win a romantic meal for two and Glasgow International Comedy Fest Tickets with Whyte and Mackay

Whyte and Mackay search for the smoothest line this Valentine's Day   Whyte and Mackay and the Whyte and Mackay Glasgow International Comedy Festival are on the hunt for the smoothest line from lotharios this Valentine's Day.  They’ve teamed up with top Glasgow restaurant The Anchor Line to offer up a prize of a romantic

Valentine’s Day drinks

Valentine’s Day drinks ideas

Drink-inspiration for 14th Feb Valentine’s Day doesn’t need to be expensive champagne.  Here are some ideas to install a little romance into your drinks this Valentine’s Day. ❤ We can’t ignore fizz but there’s no need to splash out this Valentine's Day.  From Thursday, a bottle of Arestel Cava Brut will be a mere £3.49

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Cocktail Recipe: Valentine’s Rose Martini Gin Cocktail

Get romantic with this The Botanist Gin rose martini cocktail Adding some Fentimans Rose Lemonade to The Botanist Gin Martini is a simple but super sophisticated touch. Instead of just Botanist Gin and dry vermouth add some Fentimans Rose Lemonade to the mix to make this light and floral cocktail. The average Martini can be strong,