Speyside

The Bacon Roll Challenge

Mike Gerrard | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

I never knew whisky could be so much fun. The previous afternoon I was pairing whisky with chocolate truffles, and now here it is, 11 o'clock in the m...

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.

A Visit to a Speyside Cooperage

Rebecca Williams | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Williams

Since the late forties, the family-owned Speyside Cooperage has been producing the finest casks from superior American Oak.

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.