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Haggis and whisky cream sauce
Whisky Recipes

Whisky Cream Sauce Recipe

10 Apr 2022

Perfect recipe to go along with your haggis, make your very own version of our Amber Restaurant chef's whisky cream sauce.
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Easter treats and bottles
Whisky & Distilleries

On The Hunt for Whisky and Easter Eggs

24 Mar 2022

As we start to say farewell to the long dark winter months and welcome in the spring with the first signs of the daffodils, minds start to wander towards Easter and feelings of new beginnings.
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Raymond Davidson, Glencairn Crystal CEO
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Glencairn Crystal

10 Mar 2022

In the long and illustrious history of whisky there had never been a single definitive glass that the whisky world could call its own.
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Platinum Tour - tasting stave pouring
Whisky & Distilleries

How to host a Scotch tasting party

07 Mar 2022

Bring friends together over a dram, either at home or virtually. Here are all the hints and tips you'll need on how to put together a whisky tasting to remember.
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Highland coo cupcake recipe using Scotch whisky
Whisky Recipes

Baking with whisky

07 Mar 2022

In celebration of International Chocolate Day, we've put together some tips and recipes on how to bake with Scotch whisky. Enjoy!
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Whisky Emoji Quiz
Whisky & Distilleries

Scotch Whisky Emoji Quiz

04 Mar 2022

The ultimate Scotch whisky emoji quiz to test your whisky knowledge and your cryptic skills!
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Whisky stave with glasses
Whisky & Distilleries

Should you add water to whisky?

04 Mar 2022

We asked whisky writer Ian Wisniewski to give us his thoughts on the crucial question of whisky and water...
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Glen Ord Distillery
Edinburgh & Scotland

Distilleries to visit by train: Part 3

04 Mar 2022

The final post in our series on exploring Scotland's whisky distilleries by train. All aboard at Inverness!
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Chocolate Cheesecake and whisky
Whisky Recipes

Whisky and Chocolate Cheesecake

04 Mar 2022

A delicious recipe for a baked chocolate cheesecake, using the vanilla flavours from an American-oak matured Scotch to give it a grown-up kick.
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Ben Nevis Distillery
Edinburgh & Scotland

Distilleries to visit by train: Part 2

04 Mar 2022

The second in our series of posts about which Scotch whisky distilleries you can visit by train. This week: Glasgow Queen Street.
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Glenfinannan viaduct with foxglove flowers in foreground
Edinburgh & Scotland

Distilleries to visit by train: Part 1

01 Mar 2022

Our team here at the Scotch Whisky Experience love to get out and about to see the distilleries whose whisky we showcase on our tours. Harry from our Visitor Experience team has narrowed down a list of distilleries in Scotland that you can visit on the train.
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Whisky dram on the table within one of the World's Largest Collections of Scotch Whisky.
Whisky & Distilleries

The Ultimate Scotch Whisky Quiz

15 Feb 2022

Think you know your Scotch? We've put together the ultimate test of your Scotch whisky knowledge in this 30-question whisky quiz. Includes answers and a downloadable pdf version.
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