Category Archives: Whisky

BenRiach releases Batch 14 Cask Bottling

BenRiach releases Batch 14 Cask Bottling

The BenRiach Distillery has today released its Batch 14 cask bottling. The seven casks of both unpeated and peated malt reflect the distillery’s experimental approach to distilling and cask maturation. Batch 14 features first fill Oloroso sherry butts, port pipes, a first fill virgin oak cask, a first fill marsala hogshead and a Pedro XimenezContinue Reading

Kingsbarns goes five star

Kingsbarns goes five star

Kingsbarns Distillery has announced that its visitor centre has recently received a five-star rating from VisitScotland. The visitor centre opened on 30th November 2014 and was initially graded at four stars in 2015. The facility includes a whisky tour complete with exhibition and tasting, a shop and cafe. Scott Robertson, Visitor Centre Development Manager, commented:Continue Reading

Rare beauty of Glenmorangie Pride 1974 inspires creation by musical prodigy

Rare beauty of Glenmorangie Pride 1974 inspires creation by musical prodigy

The most prestigious Highland single malt ever created by Glenmorangie has been revealed. Glenmorangie Pride 1974 is the Distillery’s oldest, rarest and deepest whisky – and the most prized expression yet, in the illustrious Glenmorangie Pride series.  The whisky’s beauty is so rare that it has inspired a musical composition reflecting its 41 years ofContinue Reading

LSA International are celebrating all things GIN with their latest collection

LSA International are celebrating all things GIN with their latest collection

We have been enjoying a sunny spell over the last few days and long may it last. It is just about time to dust off our picnic baskets and venture outdoors. So enjoy al fresco dining with this brand new specialist gin collection from LSA International. From a cocktail set and serving accessories to a GrandContinue Reading

Brown-Foreman appoint new whisky maker for Scotch portfolio

Brown-Foreman appoint new whisky maker for Scotch portfolio

Brown-Forman has announced the appointment of Rachel Barrie as whisky maker for its Scotch whisky portfolio which includes the BenRiach, The GlenDronach and Glenglassaugh distilleries, effective 1 March. She will succeed Billy Walker who helped grow The BenRiach Distillery Company into one which is recognized throughout the industry for innovative and exceptional quality single malt ScotchContinue Reading