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Wednesday 2 December 2015


Catto’s reveals new bottle design

Catto’s blended Scotch has unveiled its newly designed bottle and packaging, developed in partnership with creative agency JDO Brand & Design.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Scottish scientists reduce ‘angel’s share’

A team of scientists at Edinburgh Napier University has received an award for developing a whisky barrel that reduces the share of spirit lost to evaporation, known as the “angel’s share”.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 2 Comments »

Diageo unveils ‘weird and wonderful’ whisky arm

Diageo has launched an experimental whisky arm tasked with producing “unorthodox, weird and wonderful whiskies”.

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 1 Comment »

Rise in single malt exports boosts Scotch

There is now clear evidence that the recent decline in Scotch whisky is slowing, says the SWA, with the volume of exports down by 3% – half last year’s decline.

Thursday, November 12th, 2015 No Comments »

First Scottish-Japanese whisky launched

Two malt whisky expressions blended from liquid produced in Scotland and Japan have been released, named after a 19th century industrialist known as the “Scottish Samurai”.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 James Bond drinks facts

Marking the release of the new James Bond film Spectre, we have compiled a selection of Bond-related boozy facts.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

Whisky club aims to attract young dram fans

A new monthly whisky subscription club that aims to make whisky more accessible to a younger audience is seeking funding online.

Monday, October 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

Pernod reports ‘gradual improvement’ in Q1

Pernod Ricard has reported gradual improvement in sales in its first quarter, as it sale rose 3%.

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Scotland’s ‘first’ NZ Pinot Noir whisky launched

Scottish distillery Springbank has launched what it claims to be Scotland’s first Pinot Noir barrel-aged single malt.

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Johnnie Walker heads up Scotch travel-retail recovery

Johnnie Walker has headed up the top ten spirits sold in the travel retail industry for another year, as Scotch saw further recovery across the sector.

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 No Comments »

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