Just landed… Kings County Bottled-in-Bond Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Just landed… Kings County Bottled-in-Bond Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Voted by the American Distilling Institute as 2016 distillery of the year, Kings County Distillery is New York City’s oldest operating whiskey distillery, the first since Prohibition. Kings County is among the very first craft distillers to release a style of whiskey that can be considered the highest class of American whiskey. Bottled-in-bond is aContinue Reading

The GlenDronach distillery releases ‘whisky fit for a Kingsman’

The GlenDronach distillery releases ‘whisky fit for a Kingsman’

The GlenDronach Distillery is pleased to announce the exclusive release of The GlenDronach Kingsman Edition 1991 Vintage, a unique collaboration with Marv films and Twentieth Century Fox to mark the release of ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’. The GlenDronach was personally selected by Film Director, Matthew Vaughn, for his new Kingsman film as The GlenDronach isContinue Reading

R&B Distillers set to open distillery on the Isle of Raasay

R&B Distillers set to open distillery on the Isle of Raasay

On Saturday 16 September, whisky makers R&B Distillers will officially open the Isle of Raasay Distillery, the first (legal) whisky distillery on this small Hebridean island. R&B Distillers are bringing this traditional Scottish craft to an unchartered whisky region, harnessing the raw elements of the unique terroir to create the first Raasay Scotch, which will be ready to drink from 2020. Co-founders Alasdair Day andContinue Reading

New gin partnership celebrates Rosslyn Chapel’s Orkney connections

New gin partnership celebrates Rosslyn Chapel’s Orkney connections

Rosslyn Chapel has developed a new partnership with Orkney Distilling to produce a gin to celebrate the Midlothian Chapel’s Orkney links. Rosslyn Chapel’s connection with Orkney goes back to its very origins, when Sir William St Clair, 3rd Prince of Orkney, founded the Chapel in 1446. Sir William’s grandfather, Sir Henry St Clair, became 42nd EarlContinue Reading

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society releases its first ever blended malt whisky

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society releases its first ever blended malt whisky

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS) has announced the release of Exotic Cargo, its first-ever blended malt. As part of the unconventional whisky club’s mission to explore new flavours, this experimental new 10 year old blended malt will be available in the UK from Friday 1st September, before being released to international markets including theContinue Reading