Category: events

Piping Live, Glasgow

Why, you may ask, is a whisky magazine, featuring a festival of piping?Well, beyond the fact that the skirl of the pipes still gets my blood up, it features whisky tasting sessions hosted by Willie MacDougall, who knows a thing or two about the golden liquid. In the cosy surrounds of the National Piping Centre […]

Are they tuning up …

Are they just tuning up, or is there a song in there trying to escape? A noisy wee lunchtime dram by the Piping Centre in Glasgow enjoying Piping Live. (And just to be clear, that was just tuning up.)

Holyrood Distillery opens its doors

A great day for Edinburgh as the doors open on the first single malt whisky distillery in the centre of the town for almost 100 years.

Not playing with the full deck

Now I can undertand the lure of collectables as much as the next man. I appreciate the attractions of fine whisky.

Open Champions

They can’t all be champion, but it’s a class field. Sponsors of The Open 2019. Check out what Robin Williams thinks of our national sport.2:20 of Williams at his best.

Fourth of July

Happy Fourth of July! As liquid sunshine is a very personal take on whisky I couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate Independence Day than with a gallery of some of my encounters with American whiskeys over the last year. There is no such thing as bad whiskey. Some whiskeys just happen to be […]

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