On a casual Wednesday night, with the lighting low at the Bassoon Bar in the Corinthia – now one of the hottest seats in town since the Sager + Wilde team took over the reins – a suave investment banker is supping on a honey-hued glass of liquid. He’s not 80, or sporting a velvet […]
Edgar Harden has a penchant for finding the ultrarare—from mid-century Drambuie to atomic-era Jim Beam.
Last year UK enthusiasts shelled out an unprecedented amount of money for rare single malt whisky at auction, according to a new report. The analysis, published recently by industry analyst Rare Whisky 101, says that in 2018, for the first time ever the UK’s elite elixir auction market sold more than 100,000 bottles of whisky, raking […]
Archeologists working on a road upgrade project in Cambridgeshire discover evidence of a brewed beer from more than 2000 years ago.
The BenRiach’s new Peated Cask Strength: Batch 2 is a single malt to reckon with.
Alcohol has been with us since some serendipitous Neolithic first noticed the mind-bending affects of fermented berries. No wonder it’s ingrained in our culture. But for many, the annual ritual of a booze-free month is essential in order to recalibrate one’s relationship with alcohol. Has your Dry January been worth it? Ponder the question over […]
In 1967, America was at war, Harold Wilson was Prime Minister, The Beatles released Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band and the Boeing 737 took its first flight. It’s also the year Macallan produced a scotch that wouldn’t be released for over half a century. Now, those 52-year-old bottles have finally hit the market, and they’ll cost you £38,500 […]
In the second of a two-part series following collaborations between British gin makers and their local gardens, Robb Report UK visits examples in the Scottish and English capitals