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Glasgow: Glengoyne Distillery Guided Tour & Whiskey Tasting

4.8 / 5

21 reviews

Glasgow: Glengoyne Distillery Guided Tour & Whiskey Tasting

From US$ 39.73 per person

Delve deeper into the whisky-making process at the home of Scotland’s slowest stills. Enjoy a tutored tasting of 3 whiskies from the Glengoyne Collection. Each whisky is paired with a chocolate from award-winning Iain Burnett, the Highland Chocolatier.

About this activity

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the whiskey-making process at a world-class distillery
  • Be led by an informative guide throughout the tour
  • Enjoy a tutored tasting of 3 Glengoyne Whiskies
  • This tour includes a whisky and chocolate matching experience
Full description
Follow the journey of whiskey-making through mashtun and washbacks to the swan-necks of copper stills. Discover how every ounce of flavor is captured before sending the spirit to the cask. In the cool confines of the stone warehouse, see where the magic of maturation takes place. Learn how the whiskey ages, from the difference the wood makes, to how the spirit deepens in color over the years. After the tour, enjoy a tutored tasting of 3 Glengoyne Whiskies. Each whisky is paired with a chocolate from award-winning, Iain Burnett the Highland Chocolatier.
Includes
  • Guided tour of the distillery
  • Tutored tasting of 3 Glengoyne Highland Single Malt Whiskies
  • Chocolate matching with award-winning chocolates from Iain Burnett, the Highland Chocolatier
  • Additional drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 18 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Glengoyne Distillery, Dumgoyne, Killearn, Glasgow G63 9LB, UK

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What to bring

  • Face mask or protective covering

Know before you go

  • The distillery is located just 40 minutes from Glasgow, 30 minutes from Stirling and Loch Lomond and just over 1 hour from Edinburgh. You can take the no.10 bus directly from Glasgow city center to the gates of Glengoyne Distillery.
  • Free parking is available on site.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 21 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5
  • Service
    5/5
  • Organization
    5/5

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November 25, 2021

Great tour, well organised and informative. Session with chocolate pairing was great and whiskey is just beautiful. Recommended

November 21, 2021

November 2, 2021

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