The pocket guide to whisky foodie explorers Blair bowman

Christmas Countdown – Win The Pocket Guide to Whisky

Make whisky navigable with this wee book The world of whisky can be a daunting one, so many brands, distilleries, types of cask and limited editions about.  It can all be a bit confusing and that’s before you enter into debates about blended whiskies and how much water to add, if any! Blair Bowman and

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Christmas Countdown – Clydeside Distillery tour and food

Win tickets to the Clydeside Distillery Glasgow's newest visitor attraction and single malt distillery, the Clydeside Distillery opened to the public a few weeks ago in November even though the whisky which it's producing won't be ready for a number of years! You may have noticed the copper stills being introduced to the once forlorn Pump

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Christmas Countdown – Loch Lomond Whisky Gift Pack

Win a wee Loch Lomond Whisky taster pack The perfect gift for any whisky lover,  be they a newbie to the whisky scene or a seasoned connoisseur.  This set contains 3 x 5cl bottles of the Loch Lomond Original (46%), 12-Year-Old (46%) and 18-Year-Old (43%). The Loch Lomond Group have a history that stretches back to 1772.

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News: Launch of The Clydeside Distillery

Whisky distilling returns to Glasgow Mr Foodie took a trip along to see The Clydeside Distillery, the brand new Scotch Whisky Distillery, which has opened in the converted Pumphouse for the Queen's Dock. Located between the Riverside Museum and SSE Hydro, The Clydeside Distillery will produce a Lowland single malt using two copper stills crafted by

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Drink: Tomatin Earth added to Five Virtues whisky range

Tomatin’s Five Virtues range expands Tomatin has released another expression from its Five Virtues range.  Joining Wood and Fire is the third whisky, Earth, and we received a wee sample to taste test. Inspired by the natural elements involved in the production of Tomatin whisky, Five Virtues includes Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water.  I was

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A guide to Glasgow’s Whisky Festival 2017

What is Glasgow’s Whisky Festival? Here is our quick guide to tomorrow's Glasgow's Whisky Festival, if you're lucky enough to have a ticket as it is now sold out! With over 60 whisky stands, Glasgow's Whisky Festival is well, Glasgow’s biggest whisky festival, showcasing whiskies from all over the world. Further stands will offer whisky-related

Ardnamurchan Distillery

Ardnamurchan whisky comes of age

First Ardnamurchan spirit becomes whisky This week sees the first of Ardnamurchan Distillery spirit officially becoming whisky. Three years after the Ardnamurchan Distillery laid down the first cask of its award-winning spirit. Spirit has to mature in oak casks for a minimum of three years in Scotland before it can be called Scotch whisky. Alex

Tomatin reveal the “Ingredients” of Scotland for World Whisky Day

HOW NEAT! TOMATIN REVEAL THE "INGREDIENTS" OF SCOTLAND FOR WORLD WHISKY DAY In celebration of World Whisky Day (May 20th), Tomatin Distillery has revealed the "ingredients" of Scotland – home of Scotch whisky. The distillery, located in the Scottish Highlands, commissioned leading DNA experts Source BioScience to investigate the genetic composition of Scotland's 5.3 million

Glenfiddich World’s Most Experimental Bartender

Glenfiddich seek World’s Most Experimental Bartender

Following the inaugural launch of Glenfiddich’s search to find the World’s Most Experimental Bartender, Glenfiddich is looking for the next maverick to take the crown. The global search aims to recognise and reward individuals who collaborate with artists outside of the traditional drinks world in order to create a more surprising, inventive drinking experience. The

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Tickets on Sale Tomorrow…

For Glasgow Whisky Festival Tickets for both of the sessions will be on sale tomorrow at 11 am! They will be available online and in person from Tickets Scotland and a number of tickets will also be available in person at the Bon Accord bar at the same time. Tickets cost £40 each (a booking