Scotch

Brexit gives boost to Scotch whisky tourism

Brexit and the weak pound has been credited with giving the Scotch whisky tourism industry a boost in 2016, with a record 1.7 million tourists paying a visit to a distillery in the region in 2016 – an increase of 8% on the previous year.

Scotch whisky applies for GI status in New Zealand

The Scotch whisky industry has become one of the first to apply to be listed on New Zealand’s register of geographical indications (GIs) – an initiative launched by the country earlier this year. 

Five brilliant failures from the creator of Baileys

The drinks industry is awash with clever ideas that never become mainstream brands – and here we bring you five brilliant failures from the creator of Baileys.

The Singleton unveils 41-year-old whisky in Asia

The Singleton of Glen Ord Forgotten Drop Series will launch a 41-year-old whisky in Asia – the oldest spirit the distillery has released.

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