Day of the Dalwhinnie 15

To get into the spooky halloween mood I am going to be looking at Dalwhinnie 15. Something completely unrelated to Halloween and anything spooky. It is a Highland scotch coming from you guessed it the Scottish Highlands, Dalwhinnie has the unique claim of being the highest distillery in Scotland. Dalwhinnie 15 comes in at 43%…

Glasgow Round Up

Oh this is such a hard job; I just can’t seem to turn it off. Walking around Glasgow, , one of my friends suggested going to a craft brewery that’s set up around the corner from the Necropolis, which is also something to definitely check out. Being the hard working writer that I am I agreed…

Innis & Gunn

I got up to Scotland last weekend and it seemed like the perfect time to try one of the quintessential Scottish beers. Established in 2003 this started as beer meant to season barrels that would then be used to age Scotch. The first runs of Innis & Gunn were actually thrown out because they weren’t…

Barr’s Original Ginger Beer

It feels a bit weird doing two ginger drinks back to back but what the heck it’s all tasty and that’s what our job is right? Today we’ve got something called Barr’s Ginger Beer. Barr’s is a soda company that’s been in operation since 1875. It originated in Falkirk Scotland before moving to Glasgow. You…