Exclusive Burns Bottling: Burns Night 2018 with SMWS whisky: 11th January, 2018
Burns Night 2018 is celebrated throughout Scotland and the world on the 25th January and is a way of looking at Robert Burns and his life. Us Scots treat this night very seriously in every detail with the way we dress, the food we consume and of course the dram of whisky at key parts to the evening.
Below is a selection of different whiskies from the SMWS that could be ideal for your Burns night. So browse below and click either the photo or the text below to be taken to a page online to buy. Finally, whatever plans you have whether heading to a private Burns Night function or a meal with a few friends in the house, remember to have a dram and celebrate the life of Burns.
Indulge in a sophisticated soirée with our celebratory bottling 7.195 If Rabbie Burns did afternoon tea. Sweet, fruity and mellow, let this charming whisky captivate your senses with delicious banana bread, crystallised ginger, spiced apricot chutney and the aroma of a red, red rose.
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Published Date: 19th February 2019
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Published Date: 18th February 2019
Family whisky makers Wemyss Malts have relaunched wemyssmalts.com, a brand new website offering whisky fans the chance to join the Wemyss Malts Cask Club. Membership offers access to unique bottlings released solely to the members as well as preview purchases of the latest malt whisky releases. Read more
Exclusive Interview with Paul McDonagh owner of Bon Accord: Glasgow Whisky Bar
Published Date: 16th February 2019
It’s a pub that I have been into many times in the past, even before my passion for whisky took over. So, when I got the opportunity to meet the owner of “Bon Accord”, Paul McDonagh, I jumped at the chance. Read more
100,000 bottles of rare whisky sold at UK auction in 2018 - Value of rare whisky bottles sold at UK auction exceeds £40m
Published Date: 8th February 2019
Rare Whisky 101 co-founders Andy Simpson and David Robertson
The UK’s rare whisky auction market has exceeded sales of more than 100,000 bottles of rare whisky in a single year for the first time as global demand accelerates. Read more
New Irish Whiskey With A French Connection Writers' Tears Copper Pot Deau XO Cognac Cask Finish
Published Date: 6th February 2019
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Published Date: 5th February 2019
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