It’s no surprise that the number of visitors to Scottish Distilleries is higher than ever. This certainly matches our experience, every distillery we design has the visitor experience as its starting point.
What does it mean when I say that we offer development advice?
What does an architect know about development?
A Highly Effective Person - Working With Dr Jim Swan
For five or six years I had the pleasure of working with the whisky legend Jim Swan before his untimely passing last year. Jim was a world-renowned expert in the chemistry of distilling, but his experience went wider than that, he was central to the growth of craft distilling, perhaps he was fundamental its expansion. His wisdom and experience was the cornerstone of numerous craft spirit start ups, and his name gave comfort, a guarantee of quality, to investors.
The Evolution of Distillery Visitor Centres
I gave a talk last week to the Scottish Craft Distillers Association on the subject of visitor centres in new distilleries.