Distillery

Distillery Tour & Tasting at Stauning Whisky (Event)

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…)

Douglas Laing to build Urban Distillery in Glasgow (News)

Douglas Laiing Govan Distillvery Glasgow (River Clyde Lowlands Single Malt Scotch Whisky Pacific Quay)

Having recorded double digit growth in the past three years and doubled its size in the last four years, Glasgow-based bottlers and blenders Douglas Laing & Co. are ready to take their business to the next level and announce “the biggest news in [their] 70 year history” (more…)

Strathclyde Grain Distillery in Glasgow (Location)

Strathclyde Distillery in Glasgow (Grain Scotch Whisky Pernod Ricard Ballantine's Chivas Regal Visit)

With its puffing chimneys, entangled pipelines, enormous tanks and squarish buildings, Strathclyde Distillery looks nothing like the picturesque whisky production sites you often find perpetuated on the front sides or postcards or the pages of illustrated books. (more…)

Kilchoman Distillery Tour (Event)

Kilchoman Distillery Tour (100% Islay Peated Single Malt Whisky Farm Experience Dram BarleyMania)

For more than one reason, visiting Kilchoman Distillery was a mandatory item on my to-do list when I flew to Islay earlier this month. First, I have been a big fan of their whiskies ever since I attended their 10th Anniversary Tour in late 2015. (more…)

Teeling Distillery Tour (Event)

Teeling Whiskey Distillery (The Spirit of Dublin Irish Whisky Tour Experience Triple Distilled Dram BarleyMania)

For almost 40 years, there was no working distillery in Ireland’s capital. But in 2015, the Spirit of Dublin was awoken at Newmarket when Teeling Distillery opened its gates. The distillery was founded by Stephen and Jack Teeling, sons of Cooley Distillery founder John Teeling. (more…)