Sometimes the numbers surrounding Scotch whisky are simply breathtaking.
Whisky is synonymous with New Year in Scotland, so there really is no better way to toast the year ahead than with a dram of your choosing.
Whisky tourism in Scotland is at an all-time high with figures showing that distilleries around the country welcomed a record 1.9million visitors last year.
New figures have revealed the extent to which false alarms continue to plague fire crews across Moray.
Scotland has a plethora of whisky distilleries scattered around the country. They can make for a great day out – and give you the chance to find out more about your favourite blends. Think of yourself as a whisky aficionado? See how well you do in our distillery quiz.
More than 50 new distilleries opened in the UK last year, showing the "explosive creativity" of craft spirits, a study has revealed.
A new fun run is being launched to take in the sights and smells of Moray's distilleries.
A couple from Kirkwall are tapping into the Orkney’s Norse heritage with plans to set up a distillery for making their own brand of gin on the islands.
Moray Council has backed the major revamp of a Speyside distillery - despite concerns the design might place ardent whisky enthusiasts at risk.
An Elvis Presley impersonator is hoping to leave Speyside whisky staff all shook up when he stops by next month on a fundraising challenge.
The "spirit has started to flow" at Scotland's newest whisky distillery and its official opening ceremony will take place on Friday.