The action packed day was featured in THE NORTHERN SCOT Friday, August 28, 2015.
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As Tomintoul Distillery's 50th Anniversary celebration rocked into full swing, we managed to capture some of the spectacular moments at the 3 day event. From long drive golf champion and Tomintoul sponsored athlete Joe Miller's impressive 449 yards clear away across all 7 Tomintoul Distillery warehouses, to dinner with wonderful guests and members of the tomintoul family, it's been an utter joyous and splendid week!
The celebrations took place in the Glenlivet Estate in Speyside, Scotland, as pictured below at the venue with blue skies all around and sunshine .
World Leading long distance pro Golfer Joe Miller after wowing the crowd, as pictured (below)
Celebration in full swing with attendees of the event (Pictured left)
The event was highlighted by members of the press & Journal who wrote a splendid article about the day and Joe Millers Speyside challenge here http://ow.ly/RbYs4
A big cheers to a great week and a big thank you to all who helped and particpated in the celebrations!
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We have here a preview of our exclusive limited edition 5 decades single malt whisky which will be released in commemoration of Tomintoul Distillery 50th Anniversary. The unique single malt blend will be one of 6000 bottles to only be released. For more info and live update follow us on www.twitter.com/tomintoulwhisky and www.facebook.com/tomintoul
To kick-start the 3 day celebrations at the Tomintoul Distillery for the 50th Anniversary, world long distance driver and Tomintoul sponsored athlete Joe Miller set a record breaking strike by hitting a ball 449 yards across all 7 Tomintoul distillery warehouses. Joe Miller was celebrating with the Tomintoul Distillery in Scotland, whilst being challenged to strike a ball across the 350 yard warehouses. A big congrats to Joe for the record breaking finish as picture here in the full swing of things...
Joe just before the start of the festivities...
The event was also featured in the press and Journal newspaper, full article can be read here http://ow.ly/RbYs4
A great start to the celebrations, with more to come!
50 years ago today, 23 July 2015, was the first day that a cask was filled with Tomintoul spirit!
Left to right in the photograph:
Islay Shaw, Distillery Manager
Sam Hay Gardiner, Chairman
George Craib, Director
Robert ( Bobby ) McCall, Director
David Duncombe, Excise Officer
Teddy Frances, Customs and Excise Surveyor
A 170 year old tradition!
This Saturday are the Tomintoul Highland Games. Held on the 3rd Saturday of July for over a 170 years, this long held tradition will definitely be a blast! Showcasing traditional heavy and light events, highland dancing, piping competitions and lesser known entertainments like tilt the bucket and barrel racing.
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Tomintoul Distillery will be celebrating it's 50th anniversary this summer.
In celebration of this magnificent feat, we will be giving away five bottles of Tomintoul 10yo - because 5 x 10 = 50 - to five lucky winners of our Facebook competition.
Don't forget to participate - closing Wednesday 15th July 2015 at 12.30pm.
Father's day is on the 21st June - have you got the right gift yet?
We are giving away ONE free distillery tour of our beautiful distillery. Tomintoul Distillery is usually closed to the public but we thought that for this year's Father's Day, we would give open our gates and provide a personalised tour by the Distillery manager. You will also receive a bottle of one of our finest Single malts as a commemorative gift of the day!
TO ENTER the draw, please go to our facebook page:
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There is a quick form and only one question to answer in order to be entered for the draw! The competition will close Friday 19 June at 12pm - the winner will receive notification by email on Saturday in time for Father's Day.