Whisky

By Tempus | 25 Jul 2022

Yamazaki launches Tsukuriwake collection

The House of Suntory, Japan's world-famous distilling brand, has announced the release of a remarkable new collection comprised of limited edition varities of their flagship Yamazaki Sin... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 15 Jul 2022

Courvoisier Mizunara: legendary cognac goes Japanese

World-famous premium cognac producer Courvoisier has announced the launch of a remarkable new expression, Mizunara, crafted using a unique blend of French and Japanese traditi... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Jul 2022

The best historic luxury hotels

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 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 Tempus | 13 Jun 2022

The best beers to try this Beer Day Britain

As the UK's most popular alcoholic beverage, it is perhaps no surprise that each year, millions of people across the country come together to honour a holiday created specifically to ven... Read More

By Tempus | 10 Jun 2022

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 Gabriel Power | 07 Jun 2022

Royal Salute launches exclusive Platinum Jubilee edition

There is a slim chance you might have missed the UK's rather exuberant celebrations for Queen Elizabeth II's Platinum Jubilee this past weekend. Perhaps you were working, or maybe you used the... 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 Vicki Power | 26 Feb 2022

Isola by San Carlo review: Italian with an island twist

As my cocktail arrived – an Instagramable confection of the prettiest pink with a giant smoke bubble on top – I suspected that I was in for a different dining experience than those general... 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 Sam Bradley | 22 Dec 2021

Why a short break in Edinburgh is the best way to find your festive flair this holiday season

I have a confession to make: I’m not the world’s biggest Christmas enthusiast. I like it, don’t get me wrong – I just don’t love it in quite the same way my children do. ... 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