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  • Batch 84 Batch 84 Batch 84 New Whiskies 24 February 2017

    Batch 84

    A quartet of single malts from James Eadie with Auchroisk, Blair Athol, Caol Ila and Dailuaine.

  • Diageo master blender marks 40th anniversary Diageo master blender marks 40th anniversary Diageo master blender marks 40th anniversary Latest news 24 February 2017

    Diageo master blender marks 40th anniversary

    Maureen Robinson curates the annual Special Releases for the world’s largest Scotch whisky group.

  • Obituary: Silvano Samaroli (1939-2017) Obituary: Silvano Samaroli (1939-2017) Obituary: Silvano Samaroli (1939-2017) In depth 24 February 2017

    Obituary: Silvano Samaroli (1939-2017)

    The revered independent bottler will be remembered as a ‘legend’ of the whisky world.

  • Why I dislike cask strength whisky Why I dislike cask strength whisky Why I dislike cask strength whisky The way I see it... 23 February 2017

    Why I dislike cask strength whisky

    Leave it to distillers to add just the right amount of water to your whisky, says Martine Nouet.

  • Rare Batch 17 Rare Batch 17 Rare Batch 17 Rare bottlings 22 February 2017

    Rare Batch 17

    A 17-year-old Cragganmore, 34-year-old Glenturret from Berry Bros and 25-year-old Rosebank.

  • The Whisky Show: Old & Rare 2017 The Whisky Show: Old & Rare 2017 The Whisky Show: Old & Rare 2017 Festivals and events 21 February 2017

    The Whisky Show: Old & Rare 2017

    The debut show in Glasgow was overflowing with some truly once-in-a-lifetime drams.

  • Batch 83 Batch 83 Batch 83 New Whiskies 17 February 2017

    Batch 83

    Dave Broom samples the 2017 John Walker Private Collection blend and a trio of Bladnochs.

  • Batch 82 Batch 82 Batch 82 New Whiskies 10 February 2017

    Batch 82

    If you like honey, you’ll love these whiskies from Coinnich, Laphroaig and Rìgh Seumas.

  • Batch 81 Batch 81 Batch 81 New Whiskies 03 February 2017

    Batch 81

    Glenmorangie Bacalta and a first appearance from Murray McDavid, including a 48-year-old Tomintoul.

  • Rare Batch 16 Rare Batch 16 Rare Batch 16 Rare bottlings 30 January 2017

    Rare Batch 16

    A rollercoaster ride with a duty free Aberlour, a beautiful Brora and a disappointing Talisker.

  • Edinburgh’s whisky heritage Edinburgh’s whisky heritage Edinburgh’s whisky heritage On the road 16 February 2017

    Edinburgh’s whisky heritage

    A walking tour through the historic, whisky-laden streets of the Scottish capital.

  • World Whisky Forum 2017 World Whisky Forum 2017 World Whisky Forum 2017 Festivals and events 15 February 2017

    World Whisky Forum 2017

    The inaugural event highlighted a consensus for global co-operation to enhance whisky’s future.

  • Can grain whisky ever be truly great? Can grain whisky ever be truly great? Can grain whisky ever be truly great? The debate 13 February 2017

    Can grain whisky ever be truly great?

    Next to the mighty malt, do grain whiskies stand a chance of attaining real greatness? Discuss.

  • Ronnie Cox, Berry Bros & Rudd Ronnie Cox, Berry Bros & Rudd Ronnie Cox, Berry Bros & Rudd Whisky heroes 09 February 2017

    Ronnie Cox, Berry Bros & Rudd

    A career as colourful as his socks, including staring down the barrel of a gun more than once.

  • Hearty winter dishes with whisky Hearty winter dishes with whisky Hearty winter dishes with whisky Food 25 January 2017

    Hearty winter dishes with whisky

    Winter brings plenty of things to be excited about – especially when it comes to food and whisky.

  • Burns Night Scotch whisky cocktails Burns Night Scotch whisky cocktails Burns Night Scotch whisky cocktails Cocktails & serves 25 January 2017

    Burns Night Scotch whisky cocktails

    The world’s best bartenders share their top Scotch whisky cocktail recipes for Burns Night.

  • Winter whisky cocktails Winter whisky cocktails Winter whisky cocktails Cocktails & serves 24 January 2017

    Winter whisky cocktails

    Bartender Ryan Chetiyawardana shows how a lick of smoke can enhance whisky cocktails in winter.

  • The Rusty Nail The Rusty Nail The Rusty Nail Cocktails & serves 12 January 2017

    The Rusty Nail

    It’s about time the Rusty Nail cocktail had its day in the sun, says Naren Young.

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