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Make sure not to miss these destinations during your whisk(e)y travels!

The Explorers Tour at Glenfiddich Distillery (Visit)

The Explorers Tour at Glendfiddich Distillery in Dufftown (Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky Experience)

When my girlfriend Dini and I arrived at Glenfiddich Distillery in Dufftown, our experience started in quite an uncommon way, namely with a modeling session. As we were about to enter the visitor centre, photographer John Paul stopped us and asked if we would mind serving as extras (more…)

The Six Pillars Tour at The Macallan Distillery (Visit)

The Six Pillars Tour at The Macallan Distillery (Single Malt Speyside Scotch Whisky Experience)

“This spirit can restore you / It’s the finest I have seen / With my own eyes / With my own eyes,” sings whisky bard Robin Laing in his beautiful piece “Macallan” from the acclaimed “Whisky For Breakfast” album. While I have already seen the cherished Speyside distillery’s excellent product (more…)

The Ben Nevis in Glasgow (Place)

The Ben Nevis in Glasgow (Single Malt Scotch Whisky Bar Pub Travel Visit Afterwork Dram Dramming)

While The Ben Nevis in Argyle Street is one of Glasgow’s most well-known whisky pubs, my girlfriend and I only discovered the place by happenstance. During a “hop on, hop off” tour through the city center, the voice in our headphones informed us that a highly popular dramming joint (more…)

Distillery Tour & Tasting at Stauning Whisky (Visit)

Distillery Tour and Whisky Tasting at Stauning in Denmark (Danish Single Malt Peated Rye Diageo Experience)

Making whisky is easy. First you make a beer. Then you distill it. And then you let it age. Sure, if that is all you know about the process, the outcome of your efforts will not be very good. But technically it will still qualify as whisky. And that is all the founders of Stauning Whisky wanted (more…)