An entertaining and informative Scotch whisky magazine show from Ian Macleod Distillers featuring Gordon Dundas, Global Brand Ambassador and Gordon Dallas, Experiential Ambassador. Whisky Unscripted will not be taking itself too seriously but can offer an insider’s guide to the whisky industry via their ownership of the Glengoyne, Tamdhu and Rosebank distilleries with their accompanying brands of Smokehead, Sheep Dip, and Pigs Nose.The 2 Gordons will be speaking to guests from within the company who make our single malt whisky to give us unique insights. We will also have guests from the wider industry including writers, retailers and personalities from around the world.There will also be plenty of regular features in each episode, but we also need you to get in touch with questions and areas that you want us to cover in future episodes.Fun, informative and for all – Whisky Unscripted.
The Christmas Special - From Spain to Speyside via Finland with special appearance by Dave Arcari!
It's the last show of the series and the 2 Gordon's are in a festive mood as they over indulge in a generous portion of whisky chat and challenges. Christmas Greetings come from Diego Borras in Spain, Juhis Virkkula in Finland and Sandy McIntyre all the way from Tamdhu with a special guest appearance by blues musician, Dave Arcari. There's also a montage of the best of the guests featuring Preston van Winkle and Joanna Lumley to name but 2! This is a cracking Christmas show best enjoyed with a dram. We wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Slainte`
Series 2 Episode 11 - Lauren Oliver; Gifts, Games, and Whisky Chat Galore
The Insiders Guide To Scotch Whisky looks at the importance of mashing this week with Lauren Oliver of Glengoyne giving us her unique perpective. There's all the usual mixture of fun and knowledge as the 2 Gordon's look at whisky gifts that may or may not be on your list, try to finish the A-Z's of Scotch Whisky despite the letter Z, and construct a Whisky Advent Calendar, ideal for anyone who loves their whisky. Whisky Unscripted really is the perfect accompaniment to the festive period.
Series 2 Episode 10 - New and Old - Ardnamurchan with Alex Bruce and the Glengoyne 50 with us!!
It's a show of two extremes as the 2 Gordon's celebrate the release of Glengoyne's oldest ever Expression - the 50 year old! Meanwhile, Alex Bruce of Adelphi fame talks about opening one of Scotland's newest distilleries, Ardmamurchan. There's time for the A-Z's of Scotch Whisky which this week is on the letter R. Enjoy with a dram or a dog walk!
Series2 Episode 9 - Preston Van Winkle, an American Special!
It is an American special with elections and Thanksgiving in the month of November and we delve into whiskey from across the pond. We are joined by Preston Van Winkle of the legendary Bourbon brand Pappy Van Winkle The Van Winkle brand is arguably the most prestigious and sought after in the world and we are delighted Preston took time out to join us!This was all the excuse the 2 Gordon’s needed to delve into the wonderful and plentiful world of American whisky.Enjoy!
Series 2 Episode 8. Euan Mitchell of Isle of Arran Distillers, the American Election & International Sherry Week!
Episode 8. Euan Mitchell of Isle of Arran Distillers, the American Election & International Sherry Week! These are just some of the areas the 2 Gordons tackle in their own inimitable way as they also take on the A-Z of Scotch Whisky with the letter Q, a game of Top Trumps (no pun intended), and round-up all the whisky news. All this while drinking a Rosebank 30 and a Finnish Rye Whisky. Original, informative and fun, enjoy!
Series 2 Episode 7 - Rosebank Exclusive, Distillery Ambassadors and Whisky Wonders of the World!
The 2 Gordon’s get a Rosebank exclusive from Brand Manager Katy Muggeridge about the hotly anticipated global release of the Rosebank 30. The 7 Wonders of the Whisky World is the challenge this week and in the regular feature The Insider’s Guide we hear from 3 Glengoyne Distillery Ambassadors, Ellen, Vivienne and Laura about what the job entails and the current challenges they face. All best enjoyed with a dram! Slainthe`