Thursday June 4, 2020

Go forth to fife

With its fishing villages, sandy beaches and world-famous golf course, all Fife was missing was a whisky distillery. Now that issue has been resolved and Ros Drinkwater finds yet another reason to visit this picturesque corner of Scotland.

13th March, 2015
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St Andrews on Scotland’s east coast

Six foot, five inches tall, wearing a kilt and a smile as wide as a mile, Douglas Clement welcomes us to Scotland’s newest tourist attraction, Kingsbarns Distillery and Visitor Centre.

The 38-year-old has something to smile about. In 2008, after 20 happy years as a golf caddie, he had an idea. As he saw it, the Old Course in St Andrew’s is Fife’s premier attraction. Golfers all love a dram. Wouldn’t it be...

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