Who will be the Old Fashioned cocktail world champion?

Old Fashioned Week celebrates the father of all cocktails, the Old Fashioned. Bartenders around the world will reach for their mixing spoons and show off their old fashioned and new fashioned creativity for ten days in November. The international bar celebration, raises the standards even higher this year. It launches a challenge to bartenders and […]

Glenkinchie Distillery – submits plans to transform visitor experience

Plans to transform the visitor experience at Glenkinchie Distillery have been formally submitted to East Lothian Council. The Detailed Planning Application sets out proposals that will significantly expand and enhance the experience the distillery offers to tourists from around the world. The submission of formal plans follows community engagement last month as well as pre-application […]

Opera at the Glen Scotia distillery – featuring music by Scot indie stars Admiral Fallow

Glen Scotia distillery in Campbeltown is set to host one of the first performances of an exciting new opera set in a distillery and featuring music by Scot indie stars Admiral Fallow. Navigate The Blood, which is written by Sian Evans, is about a couple whose son has disappeared in mysterious circumstances, with the action […]

Auchentoshan shortlists UK bartenders to join its international collective – The New Malt Order

Auchentoshan, the triple-distilled whisky made in the heart of Glasgow, have announced the UK winners of their annual New Malt Order competition. 48 bartenders were invited to enter for the chance to help curate the third edition of Auchentoshan The Bartender’s Malt, and the top seven had the chance to compete in a live final. […]

Tullibardine wins four medals at 2018 International Spirits Challenge

Tullibardine distillery has been awarded an impressive four medals at the 2018 International Spirits Challenge, including a ‘silver’ accolade for its latest single malt release, The Murray Châteauneuf-du-Pape Finish. The Murray Châteauneuf-du-Pape is the most recent addition to the brand’s award-winning Marquess Collection and joins the collection’s two existing expressions which include the industry-renowned Murray […]