Deanston Whisky Festival 2014

The weather is warming up and so are our preparations for the next annual Deanston Whisky Festival on June 7th 2014!

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WHISKY MASTERCLASS

Kirstie MacCallum, our Global Brand Ambassador takes you through 5 signature Deanston single malt whiskies. Allow yourserf 2 hours for a tasting that will take you on a sensory journey which will awaken the taste buds and explore our methods of distilling our single malt whisky. A great success at last year's festival well worth a ticket!

Price: £30pp (Book before the 15th of May and get £10 off) 
Duration: 2 hours 
Where: Deanston Presentation Room, at the Corporate end of the distillery 
Times: 3 sessions. 11AM, 2PM & 4PM 
Capacity: Maximum 16 people

Price includes: Whisky masterclass with Kirstie • 5 drams of Deanston single malt whisky including 4 Distillery Limited Editions • Complimentary Deanston Festival Whisky Glass (rrp £5.00) • Tour of the Distillery (optional) • £5.00 reward voucher off a bottle of 70cl single malt whisky. BOOKING ESSENTIAL TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT Tickets can be purchased via email on info@deanstondistillery.com or by phone on 01786 843 010.

11AM SESSION SOLD OUT!

DEANSTON & THE HIGHLAND CHOCOLATIER

At the start of 2014 we travelled to Grandtully in Highland Perthshire to meet Iain Burnett, The Highland Chocolatier. Iain's chocolates have been reaching far and wide and his reputation as an artisan and one of the finest chocolate makers in the UK. After much discussion, tasting and dramming we came across what we feel was a great match! Join us today with Iain for a 1 hour class to go through our fine whisky and chocolate journey and see if you agree with us!

Price: £25pp
Duration: 1 hour
Where: Distillery Boardroom, at the Corporate end of the distillery
Times: 12pm
Capacity: Maximum 8 people

Price includes: 4 drams of Deanston Single Highland Malt Whisky • 4 Hand made chocolates by the Highland Chocolatier • Tour of the distillery afterwards (optional) • Deanston Distillery Whisky Festival Glass 2014 (rrp £5) • £5 reward voucher redeemable in the distillery shop off a bottle of 70cl Deanston Single Malt Whisky

BOOKING ESSENTIAL TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT
Tickets can be purchased via email on info@deanstondistillery.com or by phone on 01786 843 010.

HANDCRAFTED TOURS 11.30AM & 1.00PM

On your tour of the distillery meet our Stillman, Mashman and Warehouseman. A few of our distillery artisans who produce our single malt whisky every day. Be it explaining the essence of our Scottish only malted barley, long maturation, the timing of our "middle cut" or the hand filling and maturation of our new make spirit in Warehouse 2b, a relaxed, personal and informative tour awaits. A real highlight of our inaugural Festival last year the mashman, stillman and warehouseman return to meet our Festival visitors!

Price: £20pp
Duration: 1 hour
Where: Deanston Distillery Visitor Centre
Times: 11:30am and 1pm
Capacity: Maximum 15 people per tour
Price includes: Tour with our guides meeting our distillery workers • 2 drams of Deanston single malt whisky • Complimentary Deanston Festival Whisky Glass (rrp £5.00) • £5.00 reward voucher off a bottle of 70cl single malt whisky. 

BOOKING ESSENTIAL TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT
Tickets can be purchased via email on info@deanstondistillery.com or by phone on 01786 843 010.

CEILIDH and ROCK EVENING

Celebrate with friends and family the start of a tremendous summer in Scotland and the year of Homecoming Scotland 2014. Wear your kilts, dancing shoes and bring your friends for a great night on the distillery lawn. We will dance the night! And for after the Ceilidh... dance to the tunes of a rock band.

Prices: £10pp (includes stovies in between bands) (children under 16 free for under)
Times: From 7PM 
Where: Deanston Distillery lawn
During the evening we will be selling raffle tickets to win a Hamper worth over £100. All takings will go to Deanston Primary School.
Tickets can be purchased via email on info@deanstondistillery.com or by phone on 01786 843 010.

OTHER ACTIVITIES

11am-4pm Local craft and food stalls • Cameron Roxburgh • Live music and much much more.

CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES

Parachute play • Bubble time music • Dancing • Face painting • Party games • Mini Commonwealth games