You are here

Jura harbour by twilight.

Jura's new travel-exclusive Sherry Cask Collection is named after the island's natural wonders.

Casks are painted different colours at Bruichladdich, to denote how many times they have been filled.

Lining them up at Bruichladdich.

Even a small dent in a copper still can alter the flavour of the whisky.

Whisky pilgrimage

The booming whisky tourism is giving Scotland's long history of distilling a fresh vitality
Jun 8, 2018 5:50 AM

IT HAS BECOME something of a travel cliché: whisky drinkers making the pilgrimage to Scotland's world-famous distilleries. But when you're in the cool, low light of the dunnage house at Cardhu in Speyside, surrounded by American oak casks stacked three-high, and sipping a glass poured straight

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to