Picture this ' it's late at night somewhere in the Scottish highlands, you're probably in a castle, the Laird has just decanted for you some fine Scotch. He asks you for your opinion. You pause, and lean back in your high-backed throne before delivering a comprehensive analysis from aroma, to taste, to finish. You are a man of whisky now. But you need a starting point. The Whisky Lounge is a place to nurture and encourage passion for the 'Water of Life', from the most fledgling of interests to the cultured palate. The Beginner's Guide to Whisky for Two is the perfect way to get talking about whisky. From breaking down barriers, myths and legends to understanding the drink's history and alchemic origins. Fun and thought provoking, no whisky education would be complete without tasting a 'dram' or two. You'll get to try a variety of whiskies of differing styles and tastes from across Scotland. There's no better place to start your whisky journey, with a choice of locations across the UK and six delicious whiskies to try, you'll get to grips with the subtleties of this historic and ever-popular drink in no time at all.
Need to Know
On arrival to your chosen Whisky Lounge location, you'll meet your guide for the night before your pre-booked experience gets underway at about 19.00. Over the course of the evening you will sample six varieties of whisky, including Scottish and a couple of 'World Whiskies' too. You'll come away with a new knowledge and newly found appreciation of all things malted and distilled.