Image of the Day: Cardhu Distillery, Archiestown, Scotland

Today’s image takes us to Scotland and inside the Scotch whisky distillery, Cardhu. The Diageo-owned operation shows off its majestic array of pot stills as they crank out Cardhu’s fine malts. Cardhu’s distilling activities date back to 1824 when former whisky smuggler John Cumming went legit and launched the business. Cardhu produces some of the single malts that…

Malt, Motorways & Madness

There’s no other way to explore a place whose culture is so intertwined with fine beverages than through a glass. That’s especially true of Scotland from both a whisky and beer standpoint. For me, a trip is a complete failure if it’s so over-planned that I don’t actually learn anything during the journey. I’d rather…