Iconic Whisky Retailers

Malted Shopping Guide #5: The Bon Vivant’s Companion


Another episode of my Malted Shopping Guide today, bringing you to one of Edinburgh’s boozy hidden gems, far from your usual whisky-for-tourists Royal Mile store, The Bon Vivant’s Companion is definitely a must-visit – especially for the aspiring bartenders (in need of some uncommon bitters or weird spirits for your cocktail experiments? This store may turn into heaven!). The Bon Vivantโ€™s Companion opened its doors …

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Malted Shopping Guide #2: The Good Spirits Co. Glasgow


The Good Spirits Co. was formed in 2010 by three ex-Oddbins employees in order to stock the wide range of wonderful drinks from around the globe that wasn’t available in the city of Glasgow. We’re talking about a specialist spirits store here, stocking a wide range of spirits, and not a “Scotch whisky only” retailerย (which is definitely worth mentioning if you’re willing to widen your …

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Malted Shopping Guide #1: The Whisky Shop Dufftown


I Know. I am doing it again. Can’t help myself. Seriously. But hey, ย there’s nothing wrong about introducing a new series of articles around here right? (Or is there? Because I remember this other time… I thought it would be a series and then I lost interest and… Oh well, that happens – And yet again I’m reaching this point where I’d like to insert …

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