Richard Paterson

Richard Paterson

About Richard

'The Nose!'. Descendent from the third generation of blenders with an exceptional gift for scents and aromas. Is now Master blender for Whyte & Mackay and responsible for Jura, Dalmore, Tamnavulin and Fettercairn. He is always looking for new and old barrels in which he can find perfect aromas and with which he can create new expressions. A seasoned connoisseur of Scottish and world whiskies, who knows how to translate every impression into colourful words. An inexhaustible source of whisky information. He is a serious scientist and an unexpected showman. He is a well respected judge at the IWSC (International Whisky &Spirits Competition) and ISC (International Spirits Challenge)