On the 25th of January, the colourful life and famous works of Scotland’s National Bard, Robert Burns, will be celebrated all over the world. If you’re needing some inspiration on what to drink with your Burns Night supper, then look no further! Drinkly’s Founder, John Robertson, has put together a list of his favourite Scottish tipples so you can toast the Bard in style...
For centuries Scottish distillers have defied the law and the elements to perfect the craft of whisky: the beloved spirit that warms the insides of drinkers everywhere. With Scottish malt distillers using only the same three ingredients – barley, yeast and water – it is incredible to think of the diversity in character, smells and flavour they’ve managed to come up with.
The simplicity of the classic gin and tonic makes it a no-brainer for a delicious drink at home. But, with a greater selection than ever, the task of finding the perfect gin for the shelf only get’s harder. Before you go dropping your hard-earned money on that glittering bottle of gin, make sure you don't forget the drink's other half: they both really matter.