Whisky

By Tempus | 21 Jul 2021

Cask 88 unveils limited edition Unfiltered series

Independent whisky cask and bespoke bottle specialist Cask 88 has announced that it will this week launch its brand new Unfiltered series of whiskies, comprised of four limited-edition ... Read More

By Nicky Morris | 09 Jul 2021

New boutique hotel The Londoner to open in the capital this summer 

The Londoner, the world's first self-described 'super-boutique' hotel, is due to open in Leicester Square in September this year.  The mammoth 350-room establishment boasts ... Read More

By Tempus | 01 Jul 2021

The best beers to try this International Beer Day

As one of the world's most popular alcoholic beverages, it is perhaps no surprise that each year, billions of people across the globe come together to honour a holiday created specifically to... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 17 Jun 2021

The Singleton of Dufftown 54-Year-Old is a paragon of time for the Scotch whisky brand

The Singleton of Dufftown revealed its second and final bottling of in its acclaimed Paragon of Time Collection: a 54-Year-Old 1966 vintage Single Malt Scotch Whisky. The rare expr... Read More

By Tempus | 10 Jun 2021

Tempus' ultimate Father's Day gift guide

As the world emerges from a pandemic that has separated friends and family, it is perhaps more important than ever to show your dad that you love him. From indulgent tipples and travel essentials, to ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 09 Jun 2021

Come sail away: ocean explorer and filmmaker James Aiken shares his passion for solo adventure on the high seas

When it comes to exploring the high seas, there are few people who can combine the wild romance and environmental urgency of our oceans quite like James Aiken. The single-handed sailor and filmmaker&n... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 08 Jun 2021

Review: Solas at The Savoy creates an enchanted evening for al fresco dining

Entering The Savoy never fails to deliver a touch of 1920s glamour. As soon as you turn off the Strand and onto the art deco styling of the Savoy Court, leading to the theatrical European exterior of ... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 04 Jun 2021

Royal Salute master blender Sandy Hyslop and polo star Malcolm Borwick on their latest collaboration, Polo Estancia Edition

Despite having a storied history stretching back over 200 years, Royal Salute - a product of iconic distillers Chivas Brothers - has been busier than usual in recent year... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 20 May 2021

Brora distillery reopens after 38-year absence

The word iconic is overused, but what other term could describe the legendary status of Brora? The Highland distillery in Sutherland, Scotland, was sadly closed in 1983, after a 202-year history of cr... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 17 May 2021

A spirited history: a chat with rare tipple hunter Rebecca Jago

In 2017, during an extensive restoration of his ruined barn, a French cognac distiller tore down an unassuming, hastily built stone wall – one of many that comprised the rustic old building... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 12 May 2021

The best whiskies to try this World Whisky Day

15 May marks the 2021 edition of World Whisky Day, a celebration of all things Scotch, Bourbon and the rest. As the pandemic continues to trundle along, it seems possible that a trip to your... Read More

By Tempus | 04 May 2021

Cask 88 launches fifth whisky in their unique Folklore Series

Cask 88, one of the world’s foremost experts in rare and antique whisky, has this week announced the release of the fifth instalment in its unique Scottish Folklore Series of single ma... Read More

By Tempus | 16 Apr 2021

Julius Baer publishes second Global Wealth and Lifestyle Report 2021

Julius Baer has released its Global Wealth and Lifestyle Report 2021 (GWLR), which takes a basket of consumer goods and services that reflect the HNWI lifestyle and analyses their prices in 25 key cit... Read More

By Tempus | 30 Mar 2021

The best luxury hotels with history

Beyond the more predictable features of a luxury hotel - spacious rooms, haute cuisine and a state-of-the-art spa - one facet often overlooked by travellers is the hotel's significance in his... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 15 Mar 2021

For goodness' sake: exploring Japan's ancient beverages

Centuries have passed, fuedal kingdoms have battled, shogunates have seized and lost control and an entire empire has risen and crashed in a spectacular ball of flames. The written history o... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 12 Mar 2021

The Agave Trilogy pt. III: raicilla

In this three-part series, Tempus is putting the more ubiquitous tipples of whisky and wine to one side and instead taking a look at some of Mexico's finest agave-based spirits, whi... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 11 Mar 2021

The Agave Trilogy pt. II: mezcal

In this three-part series, Tempus is putting the more ubiquitous European tipples of whisky and wine to one side and instead taking a look at some of Mexico's finest agave-base... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 10 Mar 2021

The Agave Trilogy pt. I: tequila

In this three-part series, Tempus is putting the more ubiquitous tipples of whisky and wine to one side and instead taking a look at some of Mexico's finest agave-based spirits, whi... Read More