Category Archives: Whisky News

Fife gets ready to host its inaugural festival of whisky

Fife gets ready to host its inaugural festival of whisky

The first Fife Whisky Festival will take place in the heart of Fife. Running on Saturday, 10 March, at The Corn Exchange, Cupar, visitors can join Fife’s distilleries, Edenmill, Lindores Abbey, Inchdairnie and Kingsbarns, along with over 25 of Scotland’s premium whisky producers and independent bottlers. The day is organised over two sessions giving ampleContinue Reading

Burns Night gift for whisky lovers from Glencairn Crystal – and Scottish Field readers get 20% off

Burns Night gift for whisky lovers from Glencairn Crystal – and Scottish Field readers get 20% off

This year, treat whisky loving friends and family to beautiful, handcrafted crystal glassware – perfect for enjoying a wee dram or two to celebrate Burns Night. If you’re looking for an extra special gift on Burns Night for whisky-loving friends and family, or simply want to serve your whisky in style, then feast your eyesContinue Reading

Stirling Gin will forge ahead in its new premises

Stirling Gin will forge ahead in its new premises

Stirling’s first gin distillery has been given the go-ahead. Stirling Gin’s plans to make a six figure investment in creating the distillery and visitor centre in Stirling have been given the green light by the Stirling Council planning department. After having their planning permission application passed the award-winning gin company are now looking to completeContinue Reading

Distillery doors open and a chance to see the world’s biggest whisky archive

Distillery doors open and a chance to see the world’s biggest whisky archive

A leading whisky manufacturer is to give visitors to its Scottish bases the chance to visit for free. To mark International Scotch Whisky Day on February 8, Diageo is opening its doors with free passes to its distillery visitor centres and an exclusive look at the world’s biggest Scotch whisky archive. Scotch, the world’s favouriteContinue Reading

A celebration of Robert Burns with whisky and fine food

A celebration of Robert Burns with whisky and fine food

Eight pubs in Edinburgh and another in Glasgow are getting ready to take part in a celebration of whisky. Launching on 15 January, Nicholson’s will be hosting its second annual National Whisky Showcase at eight pubs in Edinburgh and at The Drum & Monkey in Glasgow, as well as celebrating Scotland with their special BurnsContinue Reading