Scotch Whisky

Whisky is Scotland's national drink and our biggest export, enjoyed across the globe as well as right here in Scotland. Skilled distillers transform barley and water into a precious spirit, which is tucked away to mature.

Image: Johnnie Walker, Princes Street, Edinburgh

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Image: Cardhu Distillery

© Northeast 250 / Damian Shields

Whisky facts

Are you a newcomer to the world of whisky? Here's what you need to know.

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