Blog — Scotland

Campbeltown Malts Whisky Festival 2019

If you've never been to a whisky festival, then why not start with the best?  Once known as the Whisky Capital of the World, Campbeltown's 3 distilleries open their doors once a year and the whole world turns up. 

I was only there for one day, so it had to be Springbank. Now run by the 5th generation of the Mitchell family it's a whisky lovers dream to visit.

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Hosting the perfect Burns Supper

So how do you host the perfect Burns Supper? Across the globe we celebrate the life and works of our famous Scottish Bard on the 25th January. Haggis, neaps and tatties followed by clootie dumpling are standard, but it is the additional treats that will make a special night.

Read on to find some suggestions...

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The story of Geraldo’s ice cream…

My Dad, Gerald Dawson, aka Geraldo! I guess most girls think of their Dad as handsome but I remember this picture in particular because I took it. He had a...

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Gin Ahoy!

Ten gin distilleries, 25 types of gin, 350 salmon canapes and a marquee full of gin enthusiasts soaking up the regatta atmosphere. I think we can safely say that Regatta...

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Not one, but TWO gin fests!

Happy World Gin Day gin lovers!!  We are hugely excited to announce that we have not one, but TWO gin fests for you to enjoy this year.  Now that is something to...

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What’s the best Scottish gin?

The World Gin Awards were announced earlier this week with Hernö Gin from Sweden taking the prestigious title of The World’s Best Gin 2017. And with the Scottish Gin Awards...

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