Private Whisky Tastings


Looking to learn a bit more about whisky? Maybe you want to treat your friends, family or colleagues to an informative and fun evening learning a bit more about one of Scotland's most iconic drinks?

There are various tasting options available for your whisky evening, these range from assorted introductory single malt whiskies to some older more unique options, which are outlined below. These demonstrate the basic format, however we can tailor the tasting to suit your preference as a group. We recommend a minimum of 20 - 25 people for this particular tasting (have a smaller group? Scroll down to 'In-store Tastings').


Tasting option 1 - A Tour of Scotland

5 single malt whiskies for tasting, which will be a selection of various age statements and styles with a highlight whisky included.

Tasting option 2 - The Grand Tour

6 single malt whiskies for tasting, which will include a range of some older vintages and single cask expressions.

Tasting option 3 - An Exclusive Tour

6 single malt whiskies for tasting, which showcases a selection of intriguing single cask bottlings as well as older, limited edition and rarer expressions.

Tasting option 4 - The Ultimate Tour

6 single malt whiskies for tasting, flaunting a selection of the oldest and rarest whiskies from our archives, this is an opportunity to try some of the world's most desirable drams.

If you do wish to have snacks/canapes to accompany your tasting, we use The Bespoke Chef as our preferred caterer.

‘The Howff’ is available for tastings Tuesday through to Friday, throughout the year with the exception of December and January, we do recommend booking well in advance to avoid disappointment.

In-store Tastings

An option for smaller groups (10 - 15 people) are our intimate in-store tastings. We can host you during business hours (10am - 6pm) Monday - Friday in our traditional in-store tasting room, The Howff. You will be taken through a selection of drams by one of our experienced team members, imparting their knowledge about the whiskies, where the come from, production and a bit of history.


Bespoke Tastings

If you have a specific tasting request, we would be happy to work with you in creating a bespoke tasting event. Please enquire via the link below.