This is a story about the most simple of mixed drinks; the Highball. Despite the simplicity of the serve - once one starts to consider the variables and the important elements...Read more
INTRODUCTION The whisky sour is perhaps the ultimate classic cocktail. It has ridden more ups and downs in cocktail trends than most and stands as proud today as it did...Read more
How should you enjoy whisky?
This one comes up a lot. And if you've arrived here looking for THE answer. We're sorry. This is not a list of do's and don'ts. ...Read more
WHAT HAPPENED TO THE WHISKY SOUR?
Today (August 25th) I accidently discovered it was Whiskey Sour day. Not because instagram told me, but because I'd written this blog post and was deep in a rabbit hole...Read more
Reflections on our first year in business
A couple of weeks ago, Woven turned one year old! It was marked a day late with a slack message in our #general feed from Pete - our MD and...Read more
The Whisky industry has a major packaging addiction
♻️ Rant Alert! 🚨The Whisky industry has a packaging addiction that isn't going to be solved unless people on both sides of the equation re-appraise their definitions of luxury....Read more
The Rapscallion Highball
LET'S START WITH A SNEAKY DROP OF BACKGROUND There are people that say you should drink your whisky neat. Start experimenting with whisky and you'll very quickly get all sorts...Read more
It's been a heavy few years. Tragic for some, difficult for most. Disruptive for everyone. We lost count of the missed connections, cancelled plans and big occasions that had to...Read more
The Elixir Of Leith
Pictures by our friend Matt Butter: @palace.whiskyWe've written previously about the history of whisky in Leith. It surrounds us daily, inspires us regularly, and generally occupies our thoughts as we...Read more
Experience N.8 | Pete Vs Peat
Experience. N.8 – Pete vs Peat Peated whisky undoubtedly has a loyal group of die hard fans, and the cult like status of the big hitting peated whisky brands...Read more
A Closer Look: Experience N.7 | Chardonyay!
Despite their boozy DNA being very different from each other. Wine and whisky share a surprising amount of common ground. On a technical level - they’re both tales of...Read more
In praise of the Hot Toddy
Drinks come into and out of vogue, fashions change and tastes move with the times. Yet some leave a lasting impression. Remember the mojito craze of the early 2000’s? A...Read more
EXPERIENCE N.6 WOVEN X SPIRIT.ED
This collaboration explores what happens if you put the user at the heart of the creative process.We teamed up with Spirit.Ed (formerly 31 Dover) to create a blend that took...Read more
RECIPE | WALKING THROUGH LEITH
WALKING THROUGH LEITH By Sian Buchan of Uno Mas, Edinburgh. Photo by Murray Orr______________________[RECIPE]40ml Woven Experience N.140ml Cherry Syrup5ml Branca Menta10ml Dry Vermouth ______________________[METHOD]Combine ingredients over ice and stir to...Read more
As seen in... The Strategist
Pete set out whatsapp group alight late one night last week with a message announcing the fact that we'd been mentioned in The Strategist's roundup: "The Best Whiskey, Rye, and...Read more
As seen in... Whisky Magazine!
We were so happy to have Woven featured in an article in Whisky Magazine about blends. Not only was it a buzz to make the pages of the industry's most widely...Read more
International Shipping = International Sipping
Partnership Announcement Today we are delighted to announce a partnership with our friends from Edinburgh; Royal Mile Whiskies, which amongst other things will allow Woven to be shipped outside of the...Read more