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Discount 35%
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What’s Included

Premium or standard entry to festival

Over 150 whiskies, gins, rums, liqueurs, wines and beers

Cocktail on arrival

Take home gin or whisky miniature

Bank holiday event

Scotland is world famous for its fantastic whisky.

And the rest of the world is beginning to wake up to the fact that we’re also pretty handy when it comes to making gin, vodka, rum, beer and even wine.

Of course, the proof of the pudding is in the tasting and you can sample a selection of some 150 different drinks with today’s Big Deal on entry for one person to the debut Scottish Drinks Festival.

Tasting samples

Held in the A-listed Briggait, over the Bank Holiday weekend of Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th August, the inaugural event is great opportunity to chat with the people behind some great Scottish drinks brands.

And learn a little about why Scotland has the greatest drinks profile in the world.

Choice of sessions

This Big Deal gives one person entry to one session of The Scottish Drinks Festival.

The offer is available for both Saturday sessions at noon to 3.45pm and 4.15pm to 7.45pm plus the noon to 3.45pm session on the Sunday.

Premium entry gives you the following:

  • Access to one session of The Scottish Drinks Festival
  • Tasting samples
  • Cocktail on arrival
  • Gin or whisky miniature to take home in your welcome pack
  • Tasting glass to take home
  • Festival programme including £10 of discount vouchers for purchase of take-home bottles
  • Live music from local acoustic artists
  • Twelve months membership to the Scottish Gantry Club. Gives access to early bird tickets, specialist bin ends and discounted bottle deals and tastings!

Option 2 is for standard entry to the festival, this includes the following:

  • Access to 150 tasting samples
  • Tasting glass to take home
  • Festival programme including £10 of discount vouchers for purchase of take-home bottles
  • Live music from local acoustic artists

Great brands

More than 150 different types of drinks will serve taster size signature samples.

Great Scottish brands appearing at the festival include Makkar, Glasgow Gin, Strathearn, Deanston, Bunnahabhain , Old J Rums & cocktails, Fallen Beer, Elephant Gin, Fraiser of Scotland, Savanha cider, Poleta wine, Shetland Reel and One Gin.

The brand experts will be on hand to let you sample the drinks and learn more about their speciality gin, whisky, rum or other treats.

Buy a bottle

If you want to take a bottle home, The Scottish Gantry, a new local specialist wine and spirits retailer will be at the festival.

Most suppliers will take card payment but it’s worth mentioning that if you prefer cash, there is no ATM in Briggait.

Street food

The festival will also feature fresh culinary delights from some of the city’s best pop-up street food specialists.

Bank Holiday weekend

If you are interested in Scotland’s rapidly expanding drinks scene, this Big Deal on entry to the first Scottish Drinks Festival will slake your thirst for knowledge.

And allow you to sample drinks from the innovative brands on offer.

If you want to do something new and exciting this Bank Holiday weekend, then raise a glass to this Big Deal.

From £19
Usually £29.50
Discount 35%
Saving £10.50

Important Information

Big Deal option one is for 1 person to have premium entry to 1 session of The Scottish Drinks Festival on Sat 5th or Sun 6th August 2017.

Option 2 is for 1 person to have standard entry on Sat 5th or Sun 6th August.

The Big Deal is valid for one the following sessions:

Sat 5th: noon-3.45pm;
Sat 5th: 4.15pm-7.45pm;
Sun 6th Aug: noon-3.45pm.

Premium entry includes tasting samples, arrival cocktail, take home gin or whisky miniature, take home tasting glass, festival programme including £10 of discount vouchers for purchase of take-home bottles.

Multiple purchases may be made. 

Over 18s only – ID may be required.

Purchase cannot be returned or exchanged for another offer or used in conjunction with another offer.

Purchase is non-refundable unless event is cancelled.

Please see the Scottish Drinks Festival full terms & conditions here.

Purchase cannot be used for any other festival or on any other date.

Email must be surrendered for redemption. Please print your email and bring with you. This will act as your ticket.

Subject to availability and allocation.

Images used for illustrative purposes only. 

Please refer to our Ts&Cs for full information.


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