Forthcoming Whisky Shows, Tastings and Events
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The Cognac Show
Friday 26th. & Saturday 27th. April 2019
2-3 Bloomsbury Way
Embark on a journey of discovery featuring the region’s most famous names alongside France’s best-kept secrets. Try Cognac from Hennessy, Remy Martin, Frapin, Paul Giraud and many more!
For more information: The Cognac Show
Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival
Thursday 2nd. May to Monday 6th. May 2019
Enjoy the best that Speyside has to offer! Themed on Whisky, Food, Music and Heritage & Culture of Speyside, the Festival offers a wide range of quality events.
For more information: Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival
World Whisky Day
Saturday 18th. May 2019
Address: The World!
A day of celebration for Scotland’s National Drink! Let’s get the world involved!
For more information: World Whisky Day
Edinburgh Whisky Stramash
Saturday 18th. to Sunday 19th. May 2019
Address: Surgeons’ Hall
The Whisky Stramash: The Stramash will be an encounter of many elements and experiences; you can expect the opportunity to sample and purchase if you wish, a huge array of amazing whiskies from Scotland and abroad.
For more information: Edinburgh Whisky Stramash
Join The SMWS Feis Isle Festival “Live Virtual Tasting” on Facebook!
Wednesday, 22nd. May 2019 (7pm)
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society is bringing together Society members from across Europe as they host their second Virtual Tasting!
Streamed live from the Ardshiel Hotel at the Campbeltown Malts festival. John McCheyne will be joined by his glamourous assistant Matt Bailey – all the way from their Australian branch – to host a tasting of five exclusive festival bottlings from Speyside, Islay and, of course, Campbeltown.
Join in on the festival celebrations at home, buy their Festival Discovery Pack and tune into the tasting. Or better still, gather friends at home and hold your own event. They’ll be streaming live on their Facebook page on the night.
The tasting will happen live on Wednesday, 22nd. May at 7.00pm (GMT). Don’t worry if you’ve missed the stream or won’t be able to make it in the moment as all the content will be available afterwards on both Facebook and YouTube.
The Islay Festival
Friday 24th. May – Saturday 1st. June 2019
Various locations on the island of Islay.
A fantastic opportunity to indulge your senses and taste buds on the beautiful isle of Islay. With whisky events at the distilleries all over the Island, there is certainly plenty to do!
For more information: The Islay Festival
Sunday 16th. June 2019
Forget socks – choose malts!
For sockless inspiration: Fathers Day Whiskies
Best of the West Festival
Friday 13th. to Sunday 15th. September 2019
A spectacular weekend event on at Inveraray Castle, Argyllshire.
Come and join us and relax on the shores of Loch Fyne in the historical lochside town of Inveraray. The annual Best of the West Food, Drink & Music Festival brings together wine, whisky, beer, crafts, art, music and food lovers for a two-day extravaganza!
“A magical place with extraordinary people, exceptional local cuisine and inspiring beers and whiskies made the Best of the West Festival a very special event!”
For more information: Best of the West Festival
The Whisky Exchange Whisky Show
Saturday 28th. & Sunday 29th. September 2019
1 Old Billingsgate Walk,
The Whisky Exchange Whisky Show is the UKs finest & biggest whisky festival, attracting visitors from around the world.
With incredible guests, masterclasses, free seminars, food pairing and hundreds of different whiskies to try, it’s a must visit for fans and those wanting to discover more about whisky.
For more information: The Whisky Exchange Whisky Show
Whisky Colours Festival
Thursday 10th. to Monday 14th. October 2019
The first Whisky Colours Festival will be held from 10 to 14 October 2019.
It is a celebration of all things whisky and is centred in Dufftown, the malt whisky capital of the world. The festival will allow you to get up close and personal with some of the biggest names in the whisky industry.
For more information: Whisky Colours Festival