Scotch

By Tempus | 05 Aug 2022

The best luxury ready-to-drink beverages to quench your thirst this summer

As the sun brightens our skies, we are all preparing for a summer of outdoor social events.  Making the perfect cocktail from scratch can be difficult when you’re at a garden part... Read More

By Tempus | 28 Jun 2022

The best UK staycation destinations for summer

With airports scarcely able to handle their passengers and airlines experiencing significant industrial action, one thing seems certain for UK holidaymakers: domestic travel is the hot new t... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 06 Jun 2022

The Last Drop 2022 collection: Time-travelling spirits

Holding one of The Last Drop Distiller’s bottles in your hand is a rather sobering experience, if you’ll pardon the inadvertent pun. Most of their unique... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 17 May 2022

The best whiskies to try this World Whisky Day

21 May marks the 2022 edition of World Whisky Day, a celebration of all things Scotch, Bourbon and the rest. And so, if the tried-and-tested tipples of your past have lost their sheen somewhat, why no... Read More

By Tempus | 19 Apr 2022

How to spot fakes and frauds in the whisky world

It is estimated that two out of every five Scotch single malt whiskies in the secondary market are fakes. This is a concerning statistic for an industry that in recent years has undergone an explosion... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 12 Apr 2022

Torabhaig distillery: Skye’s not the limit

In summer one of Scotland’s most touristic corners, the Isle of Skye’s warm, welcoming embrace becomes a cold handshake in the depths of December. Its dramatic, granite-grey peaks rise fro... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 11 Mar 2022

Justerini & Brooks launches ultra-rare whisky tasting masterclass

Sitting down with a glass of fine whisky is one of life's greatest pleasures. Whether it be a smooth, caramel-heavy Speyside or a punchy, earthy Island, allowing the character of the whisky to was... Read More

By Nicole Trilivas | 11 Feb 2022

Embrace the Winter with a Weekend of Country Pursuits in Scotland

On the frosty, dark days of winter, it’s natural to long for a sun-splashed escape on some shimmering tropical isle. However, the season brings its own kind of magic for those willing to embrace... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Dec 2021

Glen Scotia partners with chef Gary Robinson to explore ‘perfect pairings’ with its new Seasonal Release

Iconic Campbeltown-based distiller Glen Scotia has announced a new collaboration with famed chef Gary Robinson of The Balmoral Hotel to promote its new 12-year-old Seasonal&nb... Read More

By Tempus | 14 Dec 2021

Ignite your senses with The Scotch Malt Whisky Society and Kingdom Scotland this Christmas

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS) has collaborated with Scotland’s first fragrance house, Kingdom Scotland, pairing SMWS single cask whiskies with two luscious perfumes. ... Read More

By Tempus | 29 Nov 2021

Glenfiddich and Goodwood collaborate for charity with an ultra-rare whisky

Iconic Scotch whisky distillery Glenfiddich has announced an intriguing collaboration with Goodwood, the Sussex estate, to create Glenfiddich Goodwood, an exclusive drawing of... Read More

By Tempus | 26 Nov 2021

Royal Salute announces stunning 2021 advent calendar

Are you a sophisticated lover of whisky - but still youthful at heart? Well look no further than the latest offering from iconic Scottish distillery Royal Salute; the remarkable 12 Days of Christ... Read More

By Tempus | 16 Nov 2021

Christmas Gift Guide Week pt. II: Food and Cooking

With Christmas fast approaching, this week sees Tempus compile the best gifts to grab for a family member, a friend - or even yourself. From Monday to Friday, we will be looking at the best luxury gif... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Nov 2021

Christmas Gift Guide Week pt. I: Drinks

With Christmas fast approaching, this week sees Tempus compile the best gifts to grab for a family member, a friend - or even yourself. From Monday to Friday, we will be looking at the best luxury gif... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 20 Oct 2021

Design and distillation: Royal Salute's stunning new collaboration with Richard Quinn

Although it goes without saying that fine whisky has never been the pursuit of the uncultured, the opportunity for makers of the spirit to push the artistic envelope is all-too-often passed up, and el... Read More

By Sara Darling | 07 Oct 2021

Bar? Exhibition? Show? Johnnie Walker Princes Street is all of the above and more

Scotland and whisky go hand in hand, no matter the day of the week nor the occasion. Those who still equate whisky solely with bearded old men sitting in a high-backed leather chairs,&n... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Oct 2021

The Macallan unveils the Double Cask 30 Years Old

Last week, world-renowned Scotch whisky brand The Macallan unveiled the latest in its coveted Double Cask range: the Double Cask 30 Years Old. The new aged single malt whisky in the distinctive Double... Read More

By Tempus | 10 Aug 2021

The Legacy Series: second ever release from the Scotch whisky distillery on Skye

Torabhaig Distillery, the first whisky distillery to be built on the Isle of Skye in 190 years and the second legal distillery ever to operate on the island, will release... Read More