Scottish broadcaster Jim McColl MBE was a presenter on BBC Scotland's popular Beechgrove Garden show across four decades, and is the recipient of numerous awards including the Chartered Insititute of Horticulture award for his significant contribution to horticulture. More imporantly, he is a whisky enthusiast.
With the 2022 Diageo Special Releases now out, we look back into the archives at every bottle released since the series began in 2001.
An auctioneers guide to the best independent bottling you've never heard of, Club Qing's Fairy Tales and Scary Tales.
Ony 256 decanters were released for sale. This is the chance to acquire decanter 3 and raise money for chairty at the same time.
The world famous Diageo Archive is home to a new piece of Johnnie Walker history thanks to the work of a keen eyed whisky enthusiast.
The appetite for rare whisky miniatures shows no signs of slowing as 5cl bottles of collector’s favourite Springbank 1919 and the elusive Malt Mill set records.
Alex Barclay was a born collector with a life long interest in whisky. As his miniatures and books come up for sale at auction we look back at his passion for life and whisky.
It was a brilliant night for whisky and spirits lovers. Let’s take a look at some of the highlights from our April 2022 whisky and spirits sale. Macallan 1957 15 Year Old Fine & Rare In 1957 The Macallan Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky from the Fine & Rare collection was distilled in the newly expanded still house, where there had been just two wash and three spirit stills. It was matured only in sherry... Read More
'It wasn’t always champagne and roses...I haven’t spoken about it until now. It still angers me about the unnecessary waste of talent and experience of the DCL boys. All just to settle a schoolboy’s feud.' The final edition of Memoirs of a Whisky Salesman lifts the lid on what life was really like when the chips were down.
Memoirs of a whisky salesman Roger Mallindine was promoted to the West End after being presented with a pair of gold engraved cufflinks. He was Salesman of the year in the UK for selling Haig.