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Spirits & Cocktails

Scotland’s 'Whisky Isle' has a new £12m distillery

Whisky blenders Hunter Laing & Company – and £12m – are behind the newly opened Ardnahoe Distillery in Islay, on the west coast of Scotland.

Spirits & Cocktails

Benromach brings out 41- and 46-year-old single casks

Speyside distillery Benromach is launching two new single-cask whiskies from 1977 and 1972 under its Heritage label.There are 122 bottles of Benromach

Spirits & Cocktails

Freeform, botanical & hybrid: The spirits defying traditional categories for flavour’s sake

In today’s heavily saturated drinks market, it’s no surprise to see Campari finished in bourbon barrels, cider brewed with hops and whisky aged in she

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Stu McCluskey introduces Lady Libertine to Edinburgh's St Andrew Square

Following a finance deal for almost £1m and a rapid expansion period for his Bon Vivant Group, Stuart McCluskey sits down with Imbibe to discuss the l

Beer & Cider

Susanna Forbes' festive swift halves

A bumper round-up for the festive season.

Beer & Cider

Edinburgh Beer Factory releases new Eduardo Paolozzi-inspired beers

To celebrate its third birthday, Edinburgh Beer Factory (EBF) has added two new beers to its range inspired by the works of Scottish pop artist Eduard

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The latest whisky releases from Yorkshire to Tennessee

Imbibe rounds up the latest whiskies to hit the UK marketUncle Nearest Distillery, Nathan Green 1870 Tennessee whiskey brand Uncle Nearest has enjoyed

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New independent bottler Whisky Illuminati emerges

A secretive band of whisky industry experts has teamed up to form a new independent bottling brand called the Whisky Illuminati.The project is being h

Beer & Cider

Susanna Forbes' festive swift halves

A bumper round-up for the festive season.

Beer & Cider

Edinburgh Beer Factory releases new Eduardo Paolozzi-inspired beers

To celebrate its third birthday, Edinburgh Beer Factory (EBF) has added two new beers to its range inspired by the works of Scottish pop artist Eduard

Spirits & Cocktails

The latest whisky releases from Yorkshire to Tennessee

Imbibe rounds up the latest whiskies to hit the UK marketUncle Nearest Distillery, Nathan Green 1870 Tennessee whiskey brand Uncle Nearest has enjoyed

Spirits & Cocktails

New independent bottler Whisky Illuminati emerges

A secretive band of whisky industry experts has teamed up to form a new independent bottling brand called the Whisky Illuminati.The project is being h

Spirits & Cocktails

Matugga begins production at central Scotland's first rum distillery

Matugga Distillers is starting production at central Scotland’s first rum distillery, which is based in Livingston.The £100,000 distillery is equipped

Spirits & Cocktails

Edinburgh Cocktail Week 2018: A guide for the on-trade

Has your liver finally recovered from London Cocktail Week? Excellent.

Spirits & Cocktails

Matugga begins production at central Scotland's first rum distillery

Matugga Distillers is starting production at central Scotland’s first rum distillery, which is based in Livingston.The £100,000 distillery is equipped

Spirits & Cocktails

Edinburgh Cocktail Week 2018: A guide for the on-trade

Has your liver finally recovered from London Cocktail Week? Excellent.