If you’re planning a summer vacation to Scotland, there are plenty of new places to visit. Many distilleries are sprucing up their visitor centers as a way to connect with whisky lovers, and we’ll get an update from Caroline Dewar of Distillery Destinations. In the news…yet another Distiller of the Year award for Buffalo Trace as Whisky Magazine announces its annual Icons of Whisky winners…a facelift for Gentleman Jack and a new expression for Longmorn…and the latest on the whisky war between Europe and India.

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