Finding a Scotch from another era!

Driving south through the lush green hills and valleys of Perth and Kinross and over the Firth of Forth, my GPS took me to a part of greater Edinburgh that I had never seen. My destination was a big industrial complex in Broxburn, which lies to the west of the city and is far from […]

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The search for the next great cask – Day 2 – Part 1

Denis visits the picturesque distillery¬†of Edradour in his quest to bring you the next great whisky cask…. How does one prepare oneself for a day spent consuming copious samples of whisky? With a gut-busting full Scottish breakfast. On the menu this morning was a steaming bowl of porridge, followed by rashers (bacon), sausages, black pudding […]

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The search for the next great cask – Scotland Day 1

Denis visits the village of Blackford in his quest to bring you the next great whisky cask…. Landing in Edinburgh is always a great feeling; it doesn’t matter if the sun is shining or the clouds are grey and dampness hangs in the air. The sense of familiarity comes flooding back to me once I […]

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