Whisky

Seventeen distilling projects receive government green funding

Seventeen distilling projects in England and Scotland have received the first phase of a £10 million government-backed funding project to help them switch to low carbon fuels.

Welsh whisky striving for protected status

Distillers in Wales are rallying together to establish a set of production rules in order for Welsh whisky to be given protected status following the UK’s exit from the EU this month.

Laphroaig’s latest ad cleared of linking alcohol with sexual activity

Scotch whisky label Laphroaig has been cleared of linking alcohol with sexual activity and portraying alcohol as indispensable in its latest television advert. 

The week in pictures

This week in the world of drinks: England footballer Jordan Henderson gets behind alcohol-free beer; a Scottish mixer maker creates a neeps and tatties cocktail; and a Chilean team plants vines found growing in a volcano on Easter Island.

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