Culture Vultures, First Timers, Food & Drink
Scotland is synonymous with Scotch Whisky. There are over 100 actively producing distilleries, you are spoilt for choice! However, there is a new kid on the block, the Holyrood Distillery in Edinburgh. This distillery boasts the title of the first single malt whisky distillery in Edinburgh for almost 100 years!
The Holyrood Distillery Tour includes a full visitor experience. This includes a great whisky bar and shop. The guided tour is a flavour-focused experience. Explore how gin and whisky are made and the science behind the processes. The tour is a hands-on sensory experience. There are many opportunities for tasting and nosing en-route through the hour. Enjoy this interactive exploration through the production of ‘The Water of Life’. Learn about the distillation process and of course taste a few samples of their fine product. (non-alcoholic samples available for under 18).
After the tour, explore the distillery shop. See a showcase of unique spirits, as well as a rare and vintage whisky collection. Remember your visit and grab yourself a gift or souvenir.
The city-centre distillery is located right in the heart of Edinburgh’s distilling history. The 180-year-old building has been thoughtfully renovated to suit the distilling needs. You are more than welcome to visit any day of the week, as the distillery is open 7 days a week.
Enjoy this experience with our trusted partners: Holyrood Distillery