Category: Distillery Visits

Arran – A Distillery Visit 1

Arran – A Distillery Visit

I don’t know if I have shared with you previously, but my star sign is Virgo – some of the characteristics are attention to detail, punctuality and generally a predisposition to...

Diageo’s Famous Archive Visit 1

Diageo’s Famous Archive Visit

It was early March when Nicola and Jim received an e-mail from Patrick Roberts (Cognis Public Relations London) detailing an invite from Dr Nick Morgan, Diageo’s Scotch Knowledge and Heritage Director and...

Islay 2011 (Whisky & weans) 5

Islay 2011 (Whisky & weans)

The kids are off school and we have nothing organised so early on Saturday morning (9th April) I decide, lets go to Islay….

We get on the phone to Margaret at Port Charlotte Holidays to ask if she has any availability for tomorrow until next Saturday, YES she does….

Chivas Speyside Trip – Part 1 0

Chivas Speyside Trip – Part 1

It was in mid February when we (Jim & Nicola) received an e-mail from Kaye Rawlings, account manager with Richmond Towers Communication, the PR company for Chivas Brothers (Pernod Ricard). The e-mail was an invite to be guests…

Bladnoch – A Distillery Visit 1

Bladnoch – A Distillery Visit

It is early on Thursday 27th January and Jim and Nicola are heading to Bladnoch Distillery (Scotlands most southern Distillery) by the scenic route via Dumfries and Newton Stewart. We arrived...

Oban Whisky Distillery – An Unexpected Visit 0

Oban Whisky Distillery – An Unexpected Visit

An unexpected visit to the Oban Whisky Distillery: Oban Distillery, Oban, Argyll, PA34 5NH telephone…01631 572004 website – via – Owners – Diageo Jim and Jacqueline were siting in the...