Fall Scotch Guide

Fall is one of our favorite times of year, and the perfect drink
for the season is, of course, Scotch. A dram of the rich and
complex whisky is just the thing to warm you up on a cool
evening, and the spirit also works well in a range of delicious
cocktails. So check out our Scotch guide featuring stories,
recipes and videos,and then fix yourself a tipple.

Featured Recipes

The Best Scotch Bars in America

Best Best Scotch Bars

Crazy about single malts and blends? Then you need to visit these bars across America that boast amazing whisky selections.
The best Scotches of the year 2013

Best New Scotches: 2013

Looking for a new Scotch? Then you need to try these recently released single malts and blended whiskies.
How to make boozy cupcakes | new york adult cupcakes

Spirited Cooking: Scotch Cupcakes

Whip up these delicious, decadent and boozy cupcakes from the brand-new book Robicelli’s: A Love Story, with Cupcakes.

The Five Biggest Scotch Myths

Whisky expert Charles MacLean helps drinkers avoid common Scotch pitfalls and clears up some misconceptions.
B.A.F - Scotch Cocktail

In Defense of Scotch Cocktails

Whether or not you love drinking Scotch neat, you need to fix these delicious whisky-based drinks.
New Scotch Trends | Scotch Tips

5 Trends: Scotch

We got world-renowned Scotch expert Charles MacLean to share with us the five biggest whisky trends drinkers should know about now.

Gear Guide: Scotch

No matter how you like your whisky, we found a range of drinking accessories you need to check out.

A Scotch Martini

Replacing the vermouth in a classic Martini with whisky has delicious results.

The Whisky Trail: Speyside

If you’re a Scotch lover, you need to visit the famed Speyside distilleries at least once in your life.
Burns Night Scotch Guide

Scotch Guide: Burns Night

Toast Scotland’s national poet, Robert Burns, with a dram of one of these new single malt whiskies.

Spirited Cooking: Whiskey Butterscotch Sauce

Forget having Scotch with dessert—instead mix the two in this decadent adult treat.
Blood And Sand Cocktail - Behind The Drink

Behind the Drink: The Blood and Sand

Acclaimed author and Liquor.com advisor Gary Regan explores the origins of this classic Scotch-whisky cocktail.
Rob Roy

Rob Roy

Celebrate the Scottish folk hero with the classic whisky-based Rob Roy cocktail. This recipe is similar to the beloved Manhattan, but uses Scotch instead of rye whiskey and orange bitters instead of aromatic bitters. The difference is delicious—try it for yourself.
Blood and Sand - Scotch Cocktail

Blood and Sand

The recipe for the Blood and Sand first appeared in print in Harry Craddock’s 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book. It's a complex combination of fruity and smoky, and a cinch to make with just four ingredients of identical proportions. Try it yourself with the fool-proof recipe below.
Hudson Highland Cup - Scotch Cocktail

Hudson Highland Cup

With apple butter, maple syrup and hard cider, this cocktail is like fall in a cup.

Scotch & Soda

A little bit of soda helps bring out all of the complex flavors in your favorite Scotch. Get the proportions right to this fizzy combination and you've got an instant classic on your hands that will never go out of style.
Bobby Burns - Whiskey Cocktail

Bobby Burns

Practice your couplets and quatrains while sipping this cocktail named for the Scottish poet.