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  • BBC Summer Good Food Show

    Celebrate the BBC Good Food Show Summer at this famous summer food and drink festival in Birmingham at the NEC this weekend from 11 - 14 June 2015. 

    This festival offers you a fabulous opportunity to sample, test and buy some great products!

    We will have some great bottles of Single malt Scotch Whisky to sample!

     

    Come down and meet the fantastic team: Ben, Doug, Alan and Steven for a wee dram or two!

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    For further details on the BBC Good Food Show please visit:
    http://www.bbcgoodfoodshowsummer.com

     

  • Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival 2015

    Our wonderful team will be present with Robert Fleming, Tom Gerrie, Andrew Sim, Mary Inglis, Lisa Appleby and Nikki Brand from Tomintoul Distillery.

    http://www.spiritofspeyside.com

    Come and see Robert, Tom, Andrew, Mary, Lisa and Nikki at -

    Whisky Fair, Memorial Hall, Dufftown –  this Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd May 2015

    Entrance fee - £10.00 spirit of speyside 2015

    The Dufftown Whisky Fair is an opportunity for festival visitors to meet the smaller distillers on Speyside and those that don't have Visitor's Centres at their Distilleries.  The Fair comprises up to 15 stands and is an ideal opportunity to meet the Independent Bottlers and smaller Distillery Companies under one roof and sample a dram or 2.  The entry fee to the Whisky Fair includes your own dated Festival Glencairn Whisky Glass to take around the Fair and is a wonderful souvenir of your visit to the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival.  Refreshments will be available in the Back Hall throughout the day.

    All the proceeds from this event after costs will be donated to the Whisky and Heritage Centre project.

    Whisky tasting is restricted to those over 18 years old

     http://www.spiritofspeyside.com/events/109_dufftown_whisky_fair

    http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk

    Looking forward to seeing you all for a wee dram!

  • Tomintoul 16yo wins Prestigious Trophy!

    Tomintoul Award jan 2015 edited-1

  • Teaming up with number 1 ranked World’s Longest Golf Driver, Joe Miller

    Tomintoul Distillery are delighted to announce a sponsorship arrangement with Joe Miller. Joe has consistently been ranked number 1 in the World in this rapidly growing branch of golf – long distance driving. Already very popular in the USA and Europe the sport is attracting more and more competitors and spectators alike. Media coverage is growing with major channels giving excellent exposure to the sport.

    The sponsorship deal will enable Tomintoul Single Malt Scotch Whisky to display its logo prominently at key events in which Joe will participate like the World Matchplay Championship, the European Long Drive series (LDET), the World Long Drive Championship and various corporate and media outings. Additionally Joe will participate in various Tomintoul events throughout the period ahead:

    Duncan Baldwin, Senior Brand Ambassador for Tomintoul said:

    “This is a unique opportunity to provide international publicity for our malt whisky at this stage of its development alongside an exciting and relatively new form of competition golf which is increasing exponentially. We are looking forward to maximising brand exposure and furthering the growth in demand for Tomintoul in key markets around the world which match the locations of the major events of long distance golf driving.”

    George Gros, President of VII Management, agents for Joe Miller added:

    “We are delighted to join up with Tomintoul, as we embrace their introduction into Sports Sponsorship and Golf. The tie up comes in a successful period for Joe, who already has a prominent global media reach, where he remains unbeaten in Europe for the past two years while embarking on further World Championship titles.  This association again highlights a strong connection between Whisky and golf and, with our sponsorship, we aim to honor the core values that Tomintoul share with this great sport; innovation, integrity, inner strength and tradition, whilst sharing an appreciation of not only whisky but the true spirit of golf”.joe miller

  • Whisky Show at Vinopolis London 2014

    LONACH GATHERING 24 AUGUST 2013 5The Whisky Exchange show will be taking place this weekend 4/5 October at Vinopolis on the South Bank in London.
    The Whisky Exchange is a great opportunity for whisky novices and aficionados alike. This is a great luxury whisky tasting experience where you will be able to try a stunning array of whiskies from the world over. You will be indulged by whisky experts, testing you senses and acuteness of your taste buds.
    You will have the opportunity to try some “rare drams” and also learn the art of food pairing with the subtle varieties of whiskies.
    Our beautiful ranges will be available for tasting!
    Come on down to meet our experts Ben and Lorne this weekend at the Whisky Exchange for a wee dram!

    For further details and tickets, please see:
    http://whiskyshow.ticketsource.co.uk/

     

  • August Whisky Fringe

    Whisky Fringe this weekend!whisky fringe
    Our delightful team, Douglas, Robert, Cheryl and Nikki, will be attending the Whisky Fringe at the Mansfield Traquair, Edinburgh this weekend.
    http://www.royalmilewhiskies.com/viewindex.asp?article_id=WF13

    We will be supporting the “Royal Mile Whiskies”
    http://www.royalmilewhiskies.com/

    Look forward to seeing all our Tomintoul and Glencadam friends!

  • July Tasting Event

    bottle16yoThere is a nosing and tasting evening at the Commercial Hotel Hall in Dufftown at 20.00 on 23rd July 2014.

    If you are passing through Dufftown, make sure you stay pay Andrew a visit.
    Held at the Commercial Hotel Back Hall, the entrance fee is £10 and includes a tasting glass for you to keep.

    For further information, or to book places please contact René Ramon on +44 (0)1340 820507
    Email dufftown@dufftown.co.uk

    or at The Whisky Museum in Conval Street.
    http://www.whisky.dufftown.co.uk/nosing.php

  • The Highland Games in Tomintoul

    Ttomintoul highland gameshe highland Games are set to take place on Saturday 19th July in the picturesque village of Tomintoul. These will be the 173rd year that these games are being celebrated and this year will be no exception to the flock of persons expected to turn up for this traditional day displaying the beautiful culture and athleticism of its contenders.

    The Competition will begin at 11am, with massed pipes and drums.

    The Heavy events are a particular attraction for foreign visitors, with athletes taking part in hammer and stone throwing as well as caber tossing. The Light events will include the high jump, long jump and various distance races on the track. There will be a hill race following a route around Tom na Bat Hill. There will also be a tug o’ war, a barrel race and ‘tilt the bucket’ competitions.

    On this lovely summer’s day, there will also be Tomintoul Peaty Tang Ice cream to refresh the onlookers!

    A’Anside Studios in Tomintoul will be selling Tomintoul Peaty Tang Ice Cream for the Games weekend!
    A’Anside Studios
    5 Main Street
    Tomintoul AB37 9EX
    Tel-01479872074

    So we look forward to seeing you !

    Please visit for further information:

    www.tomintoulhighlandgames.co.uk

     

  • Tomintoul Tasting on Saturyday 28 June 2014

    We will be doing a Tomintoul tasting at the House of Bruar Saturday 28 June 2014.
    If you are travelling in the Perthshire area and heading along the A9, why not pop by the House of Bruar to sample some of Tomintoul’s fine expressions. Come and see Cheryl in the Food Hall between 10am and 4pm where you will be able to sample the 16yo, the 12yo Portwood finish and the 12yo Oloroso finish. 
    Hope to see you there!
    house of bruar
    www.houseofbruar.com 
    http://www.houseofbruar.com/food-hall-deptfhl/ 

    HOUSE OF BRUAR
    Perthshire
    PH18 5TW
    Tel- 01796 483236

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