Littlemill celebrates its 250th anniversary

Scotland’s oldest licensed distillery, Littlemill, has partnered with world-renowned photographer, Stefan Sappert, to launch its most significant release to date: an exceptional 45-year-old liquid, commemorating the distillery’s 250th anniversary.     Founded in 1772 in Bowling,

Quarter Cask Insights #10

Bite-sized learning on everything and anything relating to wood, casks and the maturation of spirits by Dr. Martin Purvis. I wanted to learn more about sherry….. …so i could understand more about the impact on

Quarter Cask Insights #9

Bite-sized learning on everything and anything relating to wood, casks and the maturation of spirits by Dr. Martin Purvis. How do you prolong the life of high value casks? Sherry casks are high value capital

Quarter Cask Insights #8

Bite-sized learning on everything and anything relating to wood, casks and the maturation of spirits by Dr. Martin Purvis. It’s been a bit of a week on new oak process and props….. Thought I’d finish

Quarter Cask Insights #7

Bite-sized learning on everything and anything relating to wood, casks and the maturation of spirits by Dr. Martin Purvis. In times of shortage of barrels the focus can shift to the rejuvenation of older barrels

Having fun on World Whisky Day

After lockdown restrictions due to the pandemic, this year we decided to celebrate World Whisky Day by getting together and visiting some of our local distilleries in Glasgow, before moving on to the Bon Accord

Quarter Cask Insights #6

Bite-sized learning on everything and anything relating to wood, casks and the maturation of spirits by Dr. Martin Purvis. Top tips for buyers of new and used barrels in these market conditions….all learned the hard

Quarter Cask Insights #5

Bite-sized learning on everything and anything relating to wood, casks and the maturation of spirits by Dr. Martin Purvis. Time to wade into the debate around whisky cask sales/investment…. I was recently sent some details