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Saturday 29 August 2015

Scotland

Innis & Gunn reaches investment target

Scottish brewer Innis & Gunn has reached its £3 million “BeerBond” investment target to help build a new brewery.

Thursday, August 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Distillery shows off new mousing team

The Famous Grouse Experience at Glenturret Distillery has unveiled a major new visitor attraction: two kittens who have been employed as the site’s “Official Mousers”.

Thursday, July 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Kirsty’s Gin taps into local botanicals

A Scottish distillery has produced what it claims is the country’s first single estate gin, based on local ingredients in a “farm-to-bottle” approach.

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Grant family celebrates 150 years at Glenfarclas

To celebrate 150 years of ownership of Glenfarclas, the fifth and sixth generations of the Grant family have launched a new Family Reserve bottling.

Monday, July 27th, 2015 No Comments »

New fund boosts Chinese thirst for luxury Scotch

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has begun a trade mission to China by unveiling a £3 million fund to help the country’s whisky fans invest in rare bottlings.

Monday, July 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Macallan launches ‘Rare Cask’ in UK

The Macallan’s “Rare Cask” which it claims is the “embodiment” of its “obsession” with single malt – has been launched in the UK.

Monday, July 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Distillery dives deep for seaweed gin

A distillery is set to release the first gin produced in the Scotland’s Western Isles made using seaweed hand-dived from the seas around the Isle of Harris.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

US student jailed for poisoning classmate

An American student has been sentenced to three years in jail for poisoning a classmate by lacing his wine with methanol.

Monday, July 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Government told to intervene in Scotch

A group of political activists, which includes a former Diageo executive, is calling on Scotland’s governing party to force the whisky industry to do more for the country’s economy.

Monday, July 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Buckfast threatens to sue BBC

Buckfast’s lawyers have threatened to sue the BBC for damages if the corporation fails to apologise for accusing the wine of causing “more deaths than heroin”.

Monday, July 20th, 2015 No Comments »

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