It’s November, so let’s get something straight – No-Shave November is as much about growing a manly beard as it is about sparking a conversation about cancer and the millions around the world that it afflicts. The movement started sometime around 2004 and has since evolved into an annual event that encourages men to forego the blade for the fuzz.
As a young boy in Georgian Britain, Welshman Evan Williams dreamt of green hills and pristine lands. Born in Dale, Pembrokshire, his ambition, and an unquenchable thirst for adventure that was characteristic of the era, would lead him to the shores of North America.
The Scottish drink Atholl Brose, has a story to tell. Steeped in history and a dash of Scottish folklore, much of it exists in the realm where facts bleed into fiction and reality into imagination. Scottish legends can take a number of turns - romantic or gory, charming or frightening, playful or cautionary.