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Diageo : Glenkinchie Distillery launch sows the seeds of future tourism growth
|10/26/2020 | 11:15am|
The seeds of future regeneration for whisky tourism in
The single malt distillery in
Glenkinchie will be the Lowland Home of
She said: "The opening of the wonderful new visitor experience and garden at Glenkinchie is the first step in our long-term £185million investment in whisky tourism in
"We are acutely aware of the difficult times many people are going through, particularly our colleagues in the tourism and hospitality sector across
"We will be offering people an experience like no other distillery in
Subject to government guidance on COVID-19, Glenkinchie will open to the public on Thursday 29th October. Tours can be booked at: www.glenkinchiedistillery.com
Highlighting the single malt's light floral profile, the new look brand home features an abundant garden area with an orchard and specially selected plants native to the
The new visitor experience has been created in the distillery's beautiful red brick Victorian warehouses, in which guests are taken on a magical journey through Glenkinchie's rich heritage, its generations of passionate whisky makers and its intricate and unique flavour creation process.
Beautifully designed tasting rooms allow guests to enjoy the whisky and discover the liquid credentials of Glenkinchie. A stunning bar area serving tasting platters, whisky highballs and a selection of dram flights is the perfect spot to relax after a tour.
The new brand home will offer a range of specialist tours and events including a Glenkinchie Flavour Journey; Whisky in the Wild tour; Warehouse and Cask Tour; Flowers and Cocktails Class and a Behind the Scenes Tour and Tasting.
Glenkinchie has also been designed to operate to the highest standards of sustainably and was recently presented with a Gold Award by Green Tourism, the highest environmental accolade for visitor attractions.
To ensure the new brand home is accessible for everyone,
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