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spirits tasting

Whisky and Folklore

Whisky and Folklore

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
This is popular! Over 2,160 people have booked it.

About your host

Whisky is the spirit of Scotland. Whisky is about the coming together of people, whether it be sharing a warming dram on a long winters night or celebrating with a wee dram at a wedding. Both Luca and I work as guides in Edinburgh we are all about bringing people together and showing them not just the best sites of Edinburgh but also sharing a little in the culture of Scotland. What better way…
Luca And Ben
Luca And Ben
Luca And Ben
Luca And Ben

What we’ll do

We meet on the iconic Royal Mile by the eminent Scottish thinker and drinker Adam Smith. It is then a short walk to one excellent whisky bar that we use. We have the entire upstairs area reserved for us, ensuring lots of space for the group. During the course of two hours we will sample four outstanding Single Malt Scotch Whiskies from the four major whisky producing regions of Scotland. We…

What else you should know

This tour departs at 5pm and we can not wait for guests who are late. You must meet us at our start point at least 15min before the tour departs to secure your space.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
If you pay the £15 extra I will provide 4 whiskies or a small beer/wine/cider/soft drink.
Equipment
Expert guide, whisky enthusiast and storyteller (all in one!).

What to bring

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The cost of £14 is for the guide only and a secondary payment of £15 for the whiskies will be required at the start of the tour.

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Where you'll be

Our regular venue is the enchanting Waverley Bar, something of an institution in Edinburgh and is famous within the folk music scene. The entire upper floor of the bar is reserved for us, giving us plenty of space and privacy for our story orientated evening. This is our usual space but particularly during peak seasons we have several back up venues. Regardless of the venue the most important part of this tour is sharing good whisky and stories.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sat, Jul 20    From 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.
$19 per person
7 of 12 spots left
This is popular! Over 2,160 people have booked it.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 12 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

This tour departs at 5pm and we can not wait for guests who are late. You must meet us at our start point at least 15min before the tour departs to secure your space.
Luca And Ben
spirits tasting
Whisky and Folklore
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From $19/person
695 reviews
From $19/person