Food & drink, Whisky

19 events

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East Coast Whisky

Sample six drams of rare whiskies, paired with food from Edinburgh Larder.

Edinburgh Larder Café

Fri 26 Jul

£45 all inclusive / 0131 556 6922

Summerton Whisky Festival

St Albans' first whisky festival features brands from all over the world. Ages 18+.

Lower Red Lion, St Albans

Sat 29 Jun

£25–£45 / 01727 855669

  • 13:00 – 17:30

Sun 30 Jun

£25–£45 / 01727 855669

  • 13:00 – 17:30

Best of the West Festival

Set in the stunning venue of the grounds of Inveraray Castle, this family-friendly festival highlights the best in food, drink, craft, music and entertainments from the West of Scotland. From fine crafts to fine food and from local pipe bands to world-famous headline music acts, the programme offers something for…

Inveraray Castle

Fri 13 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01499 302203

Sat 14 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01499 302203

Sun 15 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01499 302203

Drambusters Whisky Festival

A festival celebrating the water of life. Meet the makers and celebrities of the whisky world and have a wee dram of a range of malts and other spirits. The 2019 date has been announced and tickets go on sale to Drambusters Whisky Club members on Tue 1 Jan and to the general public on Fri 1 Mar.

Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Sat 30 Nov

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01387 702020

Glen Garioch Distillery American Trilogy Launch

Launch event for Glen Garioch Distillery's first cask, Kentucky Oak Cask 3159, with live music.

Glen Garioch Distillery, Inverurie

Thu 4 Jul

Over-18s only

£30 / 01651 873 450

Booking is essential.

Glendronach Whisky Tasting Dinner

A brand ambassador from Glendronach explains three malt whiskies paired with three tasting plates.

Carmelite, Aberdeen

Thu 7 Nov

£25

  • 19:00 – 21:00

An Introduction to Whisky Tasting

Drop in and learn all about nosing, tasting and what not with this informal introduction to whisky.

Whiski Rooms, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Jun

£25 / 01312257224

Sat 29 Jun

£25 / 01312257224

Sun 30 Jun

£25 / 01312257224

…and 76 more dates until 28 Dec

Macallan Whisky Tasting Dinner

Three-course meal paired with different Macallan whiskys.

Carmelite, Aberdeen

Tue 3 Sep

£30

  • 19:00 – 21:00

The National Whisky Festival

A chance to try a selection of fine whiskies from over 40 tasting stands. Some of the best drams from around the world are on offer and local restaurants are also providing ideal dishes to complement the different whiskies.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Sat 14 Sep

£27.50–£35.75 / 0141 337 1731

Old Pulteney Whisky Tasting Dinner

Three-course dinner paired with three malts.

Carmelite, Aberdeen

Thu 3 Oct

£25

Booking is essential.

  • 19:00 – 21:00

The Scottish Gantry Whisky Tasting

Sample famous whiskies from across Scotland and learn about the drink's fascinating history.

Akva, Edinburgh

Fri 16 Aug

£19–£25 / 01786450873

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Skye Food and Drink Festival

Showcasing the best of local Scottish food and drink.

Various venues: Isle of Skye, Isle Of Skye

Mon 24 Jun

Times & prices vary / 01471 822692

Tue 25 Jun

Times & prices vary / 01471 822692

Wed 26 Jun

Times & prices vary / 01471 822692

…and 3 more dates until 29 Jun

Tour and Whisky Tasting

A heady mixture of whisky and history.

Mercat Tours, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Jun

£30 (£30) / 0131 225 5445

  • 16:00 – 18:00

Sun 30 Jun

£30 (£30) / 0131 225 5445

  • 16:00 – 18:00

Sat 6 Jul

£30 (£30) / 0131 225 5445

  • 16:00 – 18:00
…and 76 more dates until 28 Mar 2020

The Whiskey Affair

Evening for whiskey lovers.

G Live, Guildford

Sat 6 Jul

£10 / 01483 369350

  • 13:00 – 23:00

£11.50–£12.50 / 01483 369350

University Great Hall, Reading

Sat 23 Nov

£9

Winchester Guildhall

Sat 17 Aug

£9 / 01962 866206

The Whiskey Affair: Portsmouth

'It's like a beer festival, but with whiskey and cocktails'

The Guildhall, Portsmouth

Sat 27 Jul

£10 / 02393870187

  • 13:00 – 23:00

Whisky and Cheese Tasting

Whisky and cheese – if you've never tried them together, consider the possibilities of a peaty single malt meeting a briny barrel-aged feta. Try out different combinations in this tasting session as four single malt whiskies are paired with four different cheeses sourced from a local cheese monger. The fully hosted…

Whiski Rooms, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Jun

£30 / 0131 225 1532

Sat 6 Jul

£30 / 0131 225 1532

Sat 13 Jul

£30 / 0131 225 1532

…and 23 more dates until 21 Dec

Whisky Club & Social

Monthly whisky club with special guests and quarterly residencies.

The Tippling House, Aberdeen

Wed 17 Jul

£15–£25

Wed 21 Aug

£15–£25

Wed 18 Sep

£15–£25

Whisky Colours Festival

Dufftown welcomes a brand new whisky festival.

The Whisky Shop Dufftown

Thu 10 Oct

Times to be confirmed / £1–£175 / 01340 821097

Fri 11 Oct

Times to be confirmed / £1–£175 / 01340 821097

Sat 12 Oct

Times to be confirmed / £1–£175 / 01340 821097

…and 2 more dates until 14 Oct

The Whisky Social

Meet brand ambassadors, take part in masterclasses and sample drams from some of the best distilleries in Scotland and around the world.

Dobbie Hall, Larbert

Sat 17 Aug

Times & prices to be confirmed / 07860 479836