Glasgow has been the heart of Scotland’s whisky industry for decades, and while it retains much of its gritty character, there’s plenty to make whisky lovers feel welcome. This time around, we’ll look at some of Glasgow’s best places for whisky lovers to visit, including a special focus on McTear’s, one of the world’s top whisky auction houses. In the news, the Bourbon Hall of Fame welcomes the Class of 2011, new whiskies, and the latest on whisky exports.

Links:   The Bon Accord | Good Spirits Company | McTears | Kentucky Bourbon Festival | Heaven Hill | Beam | Diageo | Classic Malts | Scotch Whisky Association |  Amrut | Whisky Live France