The viral effect

Coronavirus causes chaos for travel retail The worsening coronavirus outbreak in China has already had a devastating impact on the global travel retail business. With the Chinese government cancelling outbound flights from Wuhan, the Chinese city at the epicentre of the outbreak, and many international airlines such as British Airways, Delta, KLM and Qatar AirwaysContinue reading “The viral effect”

Edinburgh Gin – Rhubarb & Ginger

Edinburgh Gin Rhubarb & Ginger  Ian Macleod Distillers ABV: 40% Country: Scotland Style: Flavoured Price per bottle: £29.99 Availability: Travel Retail David T. Smith – 9.2 Nose: Beautiful, plump, and aromatic notes of rhubarb; fresh and fruity with a whisper of spicy ginger in the background. Palate: Delightfully creamy with a hint of vanilla custard.Continue reading “Edinburgh Gin – Rhubarb & Ginger”

Aberfeldy – 18 Years Old

Aberfeldy  18 Years Old  John Dewars & Sons Ltd ABV: 40% Style: Single Malt Region: Highland Price per bottle: £86.75 Bottling: Distillery Availability: Travel Retail Rob Allanson – 8.0  Nose: Gentle at first then sweet chilli spice starts to build. Soft orchard fruits, apples pears and plum jam. Peaches in honey. Then the oak comesContinue reading “Aberfeldy – 18 Years Old”

Heinemann & Me app launched in Russia’s Sheremetyevo Duty Free

The international loyalty programme, Heinemann & Me has now become available to passengers at Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport. Each passenger travelling through the Russian airport can benefit from the advantages of being part of the international Heinemann & Me customer loyalty programme. Members are able to collect points at all locations participating in the programme,Continue reading “Heinemann & Me app launched in Russia’s Sheremetyevo Duty Free”

The Spirit Maker: Glen Moray

With a range of exclusive whiskies available for travellers, we get to know Speyside’s Glen Moray Distillery Glen Moray Distillery is situated on the outskirts of the Speyside capital of Elgin, and began life as Henry Arnot & Co’s West brewery, established in 1828. It was transformed into a distillery in 1897 – at theContinue reading “The Spirit Maker: Glen Moray”

The Speyside Way

Greg Dillon guides us around one of whisky’s heartlands I love Speyside, it is one of the few places in the world that I long to go back to and love every minute spent there. From the rolling hills to the great walks, to drams on the banks of the River Spey and even justContinue reading “The Speyside Way”

Highland Park releases World Duty Free and Heathrow exclusive bottling

The team at Highland Park have unveiled a bottling that is exclusive to World Duty Free and Heathrow. With just 642 bottles available, this Single Cask expression is available exclusively at the World of Whiskies main stores. Bottled at a cask strength of 64.4% ABV, the bottling was filled on 13th March 2006 and bottledContinue reading “Highland Park releases World Duty Free and Heathrow exclusive bottling”