Shop transformation completed – let the stocking begin

OMG! We have just been handed over the shop following the redecoration and restyling by Steph and Stu Briggs from La Di Da Interiors and oh what a surprise it was. Originally, due to budget constraints, we had intended to just give the place a lick of paint and tart it up, but we started … read more

Interview with Mark

As we rush towards the opening of our newest venture I have been asked by a number of people “what made you decide to open a whisky shop”?  I therefore thought it would be fun to blog a mock interview with myself to explain all. Mark (Interviewer):  So Mark please can you tell us a … read more

The master blender who is scotch whisky’s First Lady

Many of you will have seen the article on the BBC news site about Rachel Barrie.  She is one of the few women ever to hold the title of Scotch whisky master blender and as arguably the most prominent lady in her field has been dubbed the First Lady of Scotch Whisky.   ( Over her … read more