National Whisky Festival – Corn Exchange

July 22nd 2017 was the second ever “National Whisky Festival” event in Edinburgh. The first event was in Glasgow in January of this year but I wasn’t at that one. As a surprise I was given tickets to this event in Edinburgh which was my first ever whisky festival so I cannot comment on how […]

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Arran Distillery Tour and Tasting

Last weekend I was on the Isle of Arran for a relaxing overnight stay. Arran is a large ayrshire island fairly close to the mainland which is commonly a day trip location for Scottish people looking to experience some of the unique Scottish landscape. Other than the distillery we visited the following great attractions: Auchrannie […]

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Kingsbarns Distillery Visit

Last weekend I did my first distillery visit to one of the newer crop of whisky distilleries. During the day we did the standard tour of the distillery which included tasting the new make spirit and one of the ongoing releases from the Wemyss Malts parent company. After the tour we had a lovely lunch […]

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Auchentoshan – Distillery Visit

Back in October 2016 and before this blog was created I visited Auchentoshan Distillery just outside Glasgow. I was having a bit of a rough time and needed to do something that was just for me. I had never visited a distillery before but I have read extensively on the subject (as you might expect). […]

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