Unfiltered gets a sneak preview of the new Lagg Distillery on the Isle of Arran.
August 13, 2020
Join us on Tuesday 18th August at 8pm for a night of sci-fi drama and drams to watch...Jurassic Park! To take part you'll need the below: 1.) A Netflix account 2.) Chrome browser 3.) The Scener Chrome extension - find it here Once you've sorted the above, head over to: https://scener.com/join and type in our … Continue reading Step into our virtual cinema!
When Julian White and his partner Brooke Hayman first visited Tasmania about a decade ago, the ‘Apple Isle’, had only seven whisky distilleries. Now it has more than 55, with others in the pipeline. The co-owners of Society partner bar Whisky + Alement in Melbourne explain that were both drawn to visit Tasmania after watching … Continue reading Dramming Down Under
Rhinns of Islay lighthouse is only accessible by sea Casks in the windowless dunnage warehouse at Bruichladdich rest with their secret codes dangling above The 'Wyre Majestic' trawler hit the rocks at Rubha a Mhail in 1974 A member of Sweden's unofficial Whisky Lovers' Club (WLC) at Bunnahabhain A two-inch divot created by the daily … Continue reading I wish we were on Islay…
As our spirits manager Euan Campbell tells us, the overwhelming majority of the casks in the SMWS warehouse – in pretty much every Scotch whisky warehouse, in fact – will have found their way over here from across the Atlantic Ocean, having previously held bourbon (or Tennessee whiskey, if you want to include Jack Daniel’s … Continue reading The perfect pairing
What’s your background in whisky? I’ve been in the whisky industry now for 15 years or so. For the first three, I worked in a whisky shop while I was at university. I worked there between term times, surrounded by whisky and literature about whisky. I remember reading a book by Pip Hills early on, … Continue reading One on one: SMWS spirits manager Euan Campbell