Entries by Graeme Dempster

Main Sponsors of Fife Whisky Festival

INAUGURAL FIFE WHISKY FESTIVAL ANNOUNCED The first ever Fife Whisky Festival will take place on Saturday the 10th of March 2018, at the Corn Exchange in Cupar. Justine Hazlehurst, founder of Kask Whisky, and Karen Somerville, founder of Angels’ Share Glass, joined forces earlier this year to organise the festival and bring whisky back to […]

Platinum Sponsors of Spirit of Speyside: Distilled

BEER, BEETROOT AND BERRY-FLAVOURED GIN THE PERFECT BLEND FOR SCOTTISH BROKERS Leading insurance brokers confirmed as headline sponsor for Spirit of Speyside: Distilled One of Scotland’s largest insurance brokers Bruce Stevenson Insurance Brokers is getting into the spirit of Speyside as the headline sponsor of Spirit of Speyside: Distilled – an innovative event bringing together […]

Spirit of Speyside

This year the ‘Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival’ took place – a  four day extravaganza celebrating the best whisky Scotland has to offer. As platinum sponsors, Bruce Stevenson had a team at the event to support our distillery clients and this key Scottish industry. First launched in 1999, the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival’s annual […]

Whisky Galore

This article recently appeared in the Scotsman 200. Whisky Galore…. The remake of Whisky Galore is set to put the spirits industry firmly in the spotlight this year but for those with their nose on the malt money, it’s the leap in the value of collectibles malts that’s paying real dividends. Prices for the top […]

Whisky Maturation – Ensuring your stock is protected

Scotch Whisky is vital to the entire Scottish and UK economies. According to the Scotch Whisky Association the industry generated £5 billion in value last year alone, supporting more than 40,000 jobs and exporting £4 billion of Scotch annually to almost 200 markets. Exports of Single malt Scotch whisky also topped £1bn worth for the […]