Matching whisky & chocolate is now quite common amongst worldwide whisky enthusiasts, but still remains a winning combo ! If you’re in Scotland, why not celebrating this Easter weekend with a special whisky and chocolate pairing experience ? Here’s 3 Scottish distilleries offering chocolatey visits :
1. Glengoyne Distillery
“A delicious insight into what happens when world class Single Malt Whisky and chocolate collide. Enjoy a dram of 12 Year Old and all the fun of the Glengoyne tour, followed by a unique whisky and chocolate experience. We’ve paired our luscious 15 Year Old and multi-award winning 21 Year Old with four handmade Nucoco chocolates, to create a memorable sensory session.”
Price : £22.00
Duration : 1.5 hours
2. Dalwhinnie Distillery
“Whisky and Chocolate – a match made in heaven, Dalwhinnie Distillery tours and tastings offer something a little different.
A visit to Dalwhinnie, at over 1073 ft, one of the highest distilleries in the land, is an opportunity to sample the `Gentle Spirit` of the glen and elevate your senses. Dalwhinnie Distillery offers a range of Classic Single Malts paired with specially selected luxury highland chocolates.”
Price : £8.99
Sample Dalwhinnie 15 Year Old Single Malt with some special selected chocolate that combines beautifully with the whisky.
Every adult visitor receives a complimentary Dalwhinnie whisky glass and a discount voucher, which can be redeemed in the shop against any 70cl bottle of Single Malt Whisky.
Maximum group size : 16 people
Duration : 45 minutes
3. Deanston Distillery
“Our unique whisky and chocolate tours perfectly pair our favourite Deanston drams with beautiful chocolate produced by Highland Chocolatier, Iain Burnett. If you’re a whisky lover with a sweet tooth join us on our fine whisky and chocolate journey”
Price : £20.00
3 whisky tastings and 3 chocolates (includes 1 distillery exclusive)
£5 voucher towards the purchase of any bottle of Deanston 70cl single malt whisky in the distillery shop
Duration: 90 minutes