First female whisky blender honoured ...

First female whisky blender honoured by University of Edinburgh

Brown-Forman's master blender, Rachel Barrie, who works with the BenRiach, Glenglassaugh and The GlenDronach distilleries, has been awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Edinburgh. Raised in Aberdeenshire, Barrie is one of only a few women to work as a master blender and the first to be awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Edinburgh.

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