Mention Scotland, and for the! majority of people, amongst the images of haggis and the Loch Ness monster, Scotch whisky will quickly spring to mind. Known throughout the world as the "water of life", whisky is a fascinating subject and for the novice and connoisseur alike, the more you know about this heart warming, golden tipple the better placed you are to truly, appreciate it. "On the Whisky Trail" quite literally takes you on a journey of discovery from the well-known blended whiskies, right through to the sophisticated Highland single-malts that represent the very best that the whisky Industry can produce. With visits to distilleries including Speyside's internationally acclaimed "Glenfiddich", the entire process is demystified. Not only will you see some of the best known brands coming off the production line, it's also well worth looking out for a few of the lesser known treasures, such as a 60% proof, cask strength whisky from the family run, "Glenfarclas". Whatever your level of interest, whether you partake of the occasional wee dram or have an expert nose for of the good stuff, there's something here to suit every taste.