Highland Distillery Tours and Tastings
Usquabae, meaning “The Water of Life” is the impressive moniker given to Scotland’s greatest export – Scotch Whisky. In our beautiful corner of the world, mastering the single malt is more than just a way of life. Home to 47 distilleries, the iconic Highland Whisky region boasts a diverse range of styles, from rich and textured to mellow and fruity.
Being in the heart of the Highlands Whisky Region, Ness Walk is the perfect hub to explore the nearby distilleries. So, here’s an introduction to just a few of the best distilleries in Scotland, right on our doorstep.
Just a few miles south of Ness Walk lies our closest whisky neighbour, the award-winning Tomatin Distillery. Offering a ‘softer side to the Highlands’, this distillery produces a collection of beautiful mellow and fruity drams. A delight for the palate.
But don’t just take our word for it. Tomatin offer a variety of insightful Scotch distillery tours that take you on a journey into their unique legacy. What’s more, you can experience a tutored nosing and tasting of their diverse collection in the company of fellow whisky lovers.
Glen Ord Distillery
With a welcome just as warm as the whisky itself, the Glen Ord Distillery on the Black Isle is home to world famous whiskies such as the Singleton, Talisker and Cardhu.
Offering tours perfect both for individuals looking for an introduction to the liquid gold as well as the experts amongst us, the Glen Ord Distillery is an experience like no other. Travel back to the roots of the Glen Ord Distillery by booking a tour.
Nestled on the unspoiled shores of the Dornoch Firth, and the golden barley fields of Ross-shire, you will find the Glenmorangie Distillery. Known as ‘valley of tranquillity’ in Scots Gaelic. Glenmorangie are recognised for distilling their whisky amongst the tallest stills in Scotland. Creating a spirit with a soft yet rich finish.
They offer tasting masterclasses alongside discovery tours. So, you can hear the historic tales of the distillery and learn an extra thing or two about the gold stuff.
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