Scotch Whisky

Haggis, neeps and tatties

Scotland becoming a 'global leader' in food and drink

By Sophie Witts

The top performing Scottish food, drink and leisure businesses saw a combined turnover of £4.1bn last year as the country continues to further its reputation as a ‘global leader' in the industry.

The Drop the Duty campaign is calling for cut in wine and spirits duty in next month's Budget

CAMPAIGN NEWS

ALMR and BII back Budget Drop the Duty campaign

By Mike Berry

The British Institute of Innkeeping (BII) and Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR) have both backed the ‘Drop the Duty’ campaign which calls for a 2% cut in wine and spirits duty in next month’s Budget.

Nine traditional American Oak barrels and three European Oak sherry casks were hand selected for The Balvenie Tun 1401 Batch 8

The Balvenie launches Balvenie Tun 1401 Batch 8

By Luke Nicholls

The Balvenie, a range of single malts crafted by ‘malt master’ David Stewart, has launched Balvenie Tun 1401 Batch 8 - a one-off’ single malt married from 12 casks of the distillery’s precious stocks of aged spirit.