Archive for the ‘World of Whisky’ Category

Duty Free Dubai


You may not be able to enjoy a dram in Dubai, but that doesn’t mean you can’t stock up on duty-free when you’re leaving. Find out more.

Fancy a ‘Cold’ Toddy?

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As the winter sets in it is understandable that whisky lovers will be taking every opportunity to warm themselves with a nice ‘hot toddy. Which is why we teamed up with one of the leading Winter Holiday travel agents in the UK, Mark Warner, to bring you some great whisky options for those cold nights.

Salmond Goes Fishing


Change could be on the horizon for Scotland with the issue of independence being a main talking point. Either way First Minister Alex Salmond is not resting on his laurels and a trip to China could help boost trade between the countries.

Toe-ing the Line


There is nothing wrong with towns having a bit of tradition and history. However, some traditions leave a lot to be desired like that in Dawson City, Yukon, Canada. Here there is a drink that has become legend called the Sourtoe Cocktail, a shot of whisky served with a mummified human toe in it.

Drinking Responsibly


For whisky drinkers the biggest pleasure we get is from savouring a nice glass in a timely manner. We like taking our time to enjoy the complicated tastes on offer. Many people see it as quite a responsible way of drinking. More and more we’re seeing a better awareness about thinking smartly when it comes […]

Time for the Switch


If you have been keeping up to date with the Auchentoshan Switch competition you will know that things are really starting to heat up now.