During these uncertain times, lockdown has seen many of us increase our daily exercise in an effort to keep fit and healthy. Exercise is not only good for keeping you physically fit but is a fantastic way to boost your mental wellbeing too! With some of us really going for it, we thought, why not put these extra miles to good use and raise as much money as possible for SAMH, a charity close to our hearts here at SWE. … More SWE will walk 500 miles and SWE will walk 2500 more.. for SAMH
Bring friends together over a dram, either at home or virtually.
Here are all the hints and tips you’ll need on how to put together a whisky tasting to remember. … More How to host a Scotch Whisky Tasting Party
If you enjoy any sweet treat and whisky pairing there is no-one more experienced than Heather! Her tray-bake recipes are legendary in our staff room at coffee break – you’ll enjoy making this one. … More Heather’s Orange Fudge Slice
We gathered up as much as we could and brought it home to make in to a zingy pesto. It’s super easy to make and only takes 5 minutes. It’s lovely on fresh sourdough and goes surprisingly well with fajitas!” … More Lucy’s wild garlic pesto
I love making different pasta sauces, but realised, as we needed to start rationing to various degrees, that I can make even more delicious pasta sauces (‘sugo’ in Italian) with fewer ingredients. This consequently opened the door to create even more sugo variations – all based around wild garlic from our garden as the central … More Pietro’s wild garlic “sugo” pasta sauce
These cheese scones are a classic Scottish dish with a special Scotch whisky take using your store cupboard single malt or blend of choice. … More Paula’s boozy whisky cheese scones
To celebrate International Women’s Day which is celebrated on the 8th March, our Senior Visitor Assistant, Jacqui has been doing some research into the women of the whisky world. Read on to learn about some inspirational and strong-minded women.. … More This is a man’s world… or is it?
Christmas is fast approaching, meaning the last minute dash to get some wee gifts for friends and family is upon us. So we thought we’d give you a hand and let you know about some of the stocking fillers you can purchase from our shop. … More Stocking fillers from the Scotch Whisky Shop!
Our brand new experience ‘Tasting Tales’ has launched and we couldn’t be more excited about it! Our Senior Guide, Peter has written up a few words to let you know all about the experience and how the idea came about! … More Tasting Tales
Our team’s picks of the best Scotch whisky and chocolate pairings, in celebration of International Chocolate Day. … More A match made in heaven