Welcome to Scotsman Whisky, the site for whisky drinkers, industry professionals and those keen to get their first taste of Scotland's national drink.

With whisky writing from Scotland's top journalists, expert business coverage and up to the minute news, Scotsman Whisky offers an insight into the fascinating world of this historic spirit as it advances into the 21st century.

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Visit our interactive distillery map to find out more about whisky production, browse our features section for stories about your favourite dram, or check out our blog for news and gossip from the world of whisky.

There's fascinating footage to look at in our video section and if you want to find out about whisky events happening across the country then click on our whisky events listing.

Whisky may be regarded as the "world's most complex spirit", but our aim is to make it as simple and enjoyable as possible for you to find out more about this wonderful drink. So sit back and enjoy Scotsman Whisky: everything you need to know about whisky – served straight.


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Fancy joing the cast of The Whisky Stramash?

Fancy starring in a whisky stramash?

Aspiring actors and actresses  are being invited to act in a ‘whodunnit’ murder mystery, which will be the centre-piece of the  Stramash whisky festival.

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Pot Still launches women only tasting sessions

A wiser man than me once told me that he had only two vices; women and whisky. After which he’d produce a sly smile and inform me that he wasn’t sure which he had found to be more dangerous.

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The Pot Still

Sean Murphy: meet the new owners of the Pot Still

The old adage of Murphy's Law, created by my late, great uncle General Audey Murphy (unconfirmed family tie at time of writing) reads 'if it can go wrong, it probably will and at the worst possible time.'

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