R&B Distillers co-founder Alasdair Day with architect Olli Blair

Plans for first distillery on Raasay approved

11 Feb 2016 | By Mathew Lyons

Raasay, a small island off the west coast of Skye, which has a population of some 170, is to get its first legal distillery.

Alistair Carmichael MP

Former Scottish secretary joins calls for 2% duty cut on whisky

10 Feb 2016 | By Mathew Lyons

Alistair Carmichael, secretary of state for Scotland in the 2010-15 coalition government, has written to the chancellor George Osborne calling for a further 2% cut in the duty on whisky and other spirits.

Benromach 35 year old

Benromach celebrates its past with rare 35-year-old expression

03 Feb 2016 | By Mathew Lyons

Moray distillery Benromach has released a 35-year-old whisky, one of its rarest single malts to date.

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