Interview: We catch up over oysters and Bowmore whisky, with Gordon Dundas, Global Brand Ambassador, Travel Retail at Beam Suntory, to hear more about their bold return - for the first time in five years - to age statements.
FIRE WALK WITH ME
Johnny Walker Green Label is back after a five year absence. So what's different now?
This fifth iteration of Bruichladdich Black Art is out now. So what's different about this, and more importantly, what do all those symbols mean?
A trip to three regions for some great no-age statement whiskies that's worth a punt.
THE BOTANIST GIN
Islay will always be associated with its known peaty or smoky whiskies. But it the last few years, the island's first and only dry gin is slowly making its way into notable bars and cocktail recipes. And it's made by Ugly Betty. Who? Read on...
BRUICHLADDICH ISLAY ROAD TRIP
The makers of “the peatiest whisky in the world” have a history and philosophy that’s just as superlative. We spent a giddy afternoon meandering around Bruichladdich’s expansive distillery to learn a bit more about their creamy Islay spirit.
YOUR WHISKEY WORKSHOP AWAITS
SAFE Bubbles & Malt Presents Summer Workshops for Whiskey Connoisseurs. We wonder... if there's whiskey involved, do you still call it "work"?
TASTES LIKE WTF?1?
Laphroaig's new campaign culls the opinions of tasters in a blind session, and the unscripted responses range from delight to disgust. Yup, Laphroaig will do that to you...
The famous Bowmore distillery has a range of whiskies specifically for the travel retail market. A range that's inspired by the desolate and dramatic Islay landscape. Bow down – you are not worthy.