Gazpacho, oak-smoked tomatoes and smoked vodka

Gazpacho, oak-smoked tomatoes and smoked vodka

I love it when a restaurant lays on an imaginative drink pairing and this was a terrific one from Ben Cooke at just outside Cowes on the Isle of Wight. Little Gloster


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Loch Lomond – thirteen styles of whisky, one distillery

Loch Lomond – thirteen styles of whisky, one distillery

Loch Lomond distillery can be found a mile or so to the south of the eponymous loch, and has been quietly making whisky since 1964. For most of its life, the distillery has focused on…


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Wine, beer or cocktails - what’s the best match for a 4th July barbecue?

Wine, beer or cocktails - what’s the best match for a 4th July barbecue?

If you’re celebrating July 4th this weekend and haven’t yet made up your mind what to drink here are some last minute suggestions.


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Six questions with Brian Kinsman, Glenfiddich Malt Master

Six questions with Brian Kinsman, Glenfiddich Malt Master

Brian Kinsman is malt master for Glenfiddich, and also looks after the Grant’s range of blended whiskies and works with his mentor David Stewart on the Balvenie range. I caught up with Brian a while…


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Kilchoman Adds Red Wine Cask Matured Scotch to Its Bottlings

Kilchoman Adds Red Wine Cask Matured Scotch to Its Bottlings

Kilchoman Adds Red Wine Cask Matured Scotch to Its Bottlings


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