5th October 2017

Canadians launch distillery in whisky’s hallowed homeland

Open this photo in gallery: PAUL ATTFIELD OCTOBER 5, 2017 As a former vice-president of corporate law at Enbridge Inc. based in Calgary, Rob Carpenter has perhaps witnessed more than his share of change. To further his plan to become a whisky entrepreneur, he recently journeyed from Alberta to the Scottish capital of Edinburgh where … Continue reading “Canadians launch distillery in whisky’s hallowed homeland”

Holyrood Distillery Hires Top Team of Industry Experts
7th July 2017

Holyrood Distillery Hires Top Team of Industry Experts

Holyrood Distillery has reached another major milestone in its aim of bringing back malt whisky distilling to Edinburgh, with the recruitment of a top team of whisky and drinks industry experts. In a major coup for the project, Holyrood Distillery has recruited three of the whisky industry’s leading lights including Jack Mayo as Head Distiller, … Continue reading “Holyrood Distillery Hires Top Team of Industry Experts”

Holyrood Distillery launches £5.5m fundraising drive
12th June 2017

Holyrood Distillery launches £5.5m fundraising drive

A multimillion-pound fundraising drive has been launched to help finance a new single malt whisky and spirits distillery in Edinburgh, set to return malt distilling to the Scottish capital after 90 years. Holyrood Distillery has officially started the £5.5 million drive, led by chartered accountant Johnston Carmichael, to help fund a distillery and visitor centre … Continue reading “Holyrood Distillery launches £5.5m fundraising drive”

Single malt whisky distillery plans get green light
23rd August 2016

Single malt whisky distillery plans get green light

BBC News: 17 August 2016 Single malt whisky distilling is a step closer to returning to Edinburgh after a 90 year absence after plans were approved to develop the Engine Shed. An application for a distillery and visitor centre at the site in St Leonard’s Lane has been accepted. The Holyrood Park Distillery will be Edinburgh’s … Continue reading “Single malt whisky distillery plans get green light”

Edinburgh malt whisky set for return after more than 90 years
5th May 2016

Edinburgh malt whisky set for return after more than 90 years

Scotsman: Tuesday 12 April 2016 SINGLE malt whisky could be distilled in the Capital for the first time in more than 90 years if ambitious new plans get the go-ahead. Proposals to transform the former Engine Shed site into a £3.6 million malt whisky distillery and visitor attraction – reviving a long-forgotten Edinburgh tradition – … Continue reading “Edinburgh malt whisky set for return after more than 90 years”

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