Scotch Whisky

Diageo Moves To Avoid Strike In Scotland

By Richard Thomas British drinks conglomerate Diageo has struck a pension deal with the largest union representing workers in their Scottish bottling plants, GMB. Although the smaller union Unite has yet to reach an agreement with Diageo, GMB’s accession makes a bottling plant strike less likely going into the new year. At issue was Diageo’s plan to close a late ...

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Highland Park FIRE 15 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Review

Highland Park Fire 15 Year Old

By Richard Thomas Rating: A For the last few years, I have thought Highland Park is the natural pairing choice for settling in for a new episode of Vikings. No, the Vikings never drank whisky, but the Orkney-based distillery loves to tie in on the Viking heritage of their island home in the extreme north of Scotland with Norse-themed releases. ...

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