The Dumb Luck of Denver's Leopold Brothers

Mike Gerrard | Posted 02.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

I'm in Bramble and Hare in Boulder, Colorado, talking spirits with 'Bar Tzar' Griffin Farro. 'We use some spirits from Leopold Brothers out of Denver...

Blending Like a Master

Mike Gerrard | Posted 21.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

Outside the distillery it's an idyllic rural scene. Birds are tweeting and flying around the dark stone buildings of the distillery, which was founded in 1824 by a whisky smuggler, John Cumming. In the green fields around, cows are contentedly munching.

Chivas Defies 'Whisky Loch' Fears With New Speyside Distillery

Ian Fraser | Posted 20.07.2016 | UK
Ian Fraser

The production plant's glass-fronted still room houses eight copper pot stills, with tulip shapes used for the wash stills and onion shapes used for the spirit stills, replicating those used at the Imperial Distillery. In a departure from distillery tradition, the stills are arranged in a circular pattern, which gives an unusual feeling of spaciousness in the still room.

Aberlour Whisky - The Tour

Rebecca Williams | Posted 11.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Williams

Nestling at the base of the mountain range Ben Rinnes, it lies on the Lour burn where it meets the River Spey and it's this soft spring water that runs through Aberlour.

The Lecht Pass, the Daftmill and Mauris the Freelander 2 HSE SD4

Lara Platman | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lara Platman

First of all the colour looked amazing - Mauritius Blue - really striking and secondly, the design looked good too. Getting in and driving off I listed one after the other specific points that I loved - and I really did scrutinise the car from the diamond wheels to double glass sun roof.

How Important Is Our Sense of Taste?

Dave Drummond | Posted 28.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dave Drummond

The purpose of taste, as I find out through the course of the evening, is more than to just eating pleasurable (normally). It is also there to create a desire in us for the foods that we need, and to help us single out just what those foods are. The five tastes - sweet, salt, sour, bitter and umami - all signify different things.

Scotland Votes In Favour Of Minimum Price For Alcohol

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK Politics

Scotland has become the first part of the UK to back minimum pricing for alcohol. Drinkers must now pay at least 50p per unit of alcohol, a measure...