Black Tot

Coffee & Rum with Black Tot Rum & Special Guests!

Starts at 11.30am

Join Black Tot Rum Global Ambassador, Mitch Wilson, for your morning coffee and rum chat. Got a question about rum? Here’s your chance to join us and ask! Throughout the week, Mitch will be joined by special guests from the rum industry for a rum chat and to answer your questions!

Black Tot

Rum 101 with Black Tot Rum!

Starts at 12.00pm

Join Black Tot Rum Global Ambassador, Mitch Wilson, for a daily download of rum knowledge. Over the course of the week we’ll be tackling some of the rum industry’s common misconceptions, and giving you the basics you need to start your rum journey. Each day there will be different topics and look out for some very special rum guests joining throughout the week! Today we look at the backstory of Navy Rum and booze at sea, how the rum ration was started, why it ended, and what Black Tot is doing next….

Chichibu

Live chat and the distillery tour from the Chichibu distillery #1-Yumi, Brand Amabssador and Soma, production dept.

Starts at 12.00pm

That Boutique-y Whisky Company

Deck The Halls With Boutique-y Whisky

Starts at 12.00pm

Global Brand Ambassador, Dave Worthington reveals Boutique-y Whisky’s 2020 Advent Calendar and the best Boutique-y gifts to place under the tree this year.

The Whisky Exchange

Ones to Watch – The Southern Hemisphere

Starts at 1.00pm

Who are the new kids on the block making waves in the wonderful world of whisky? Meet Rachel Thomson from Thomson Whisky, and Andrew Fitzgerald and Ben Bowles from Gospel Distillery, two of our our ones to watch.

Elixir Distillers

MaltsterMind - Elixir Distillers Quiz

Starts at 1.00pm

Daily whisky quiz with a chance to win a bottle

The Whisky Exchange

India Uncovered

Starts at 1.45pm

India has always had a love for whisky. Understand the different styles and flavours from this fascinating land with TWE drinks ambassador Billy Abbott. 

That Boutique-y Whisky Company

Boutique-y Afternoon Tea

Starts at 2.00pm

Take a break with Boutique-y Dave and Dr Whisky as they play their silly whisky games and give you the chance to win prizes!

Benriach

New Benriach portfolio tasting

Starts at 3.00pm

Join Stewart Buchanan to discover "A world of Flavour"

Deanston

Toasting the Makers Since 1966: What Deanston stands for

Starts at 3.00pm

Master Distiller Stephen Woodcock and Master Blender Julieann Fernandez share the impact of Deanston’s community on its whisky.

Whisky.Auction

How To Open An Old Bottle Of Whisky

Starts at 3.00pm

Elixir Distillers

It’s All Fun & Games ‘Til Someone Bottles A Whisky…

Starts at 4.00pm

The trials and tribulations of an independent bottler! Join Ollie Chilton & Julie Hamilton and explore the Elixir Distillers tasting pack.

Glen Moray

Glen Moray Aged Casks Masterclass

Starts at 4.00pm

Discover Glen Moray’s range of aged statement expressions with Iain Allan. From the yet to be released 30YO, to our recently released 13-year-old Madeira matured.

Powers

Live History and Q&A with Irish Distillers Head Archivist Carol Quinn

Starts at 4.00pm

Carol and Ronan will talk through the rich history of Powers Irish Whiskey followed by a Q&A.

The Whisky Exchange

Provenance of the Casks

Starts at 4.00pm

Where you source your it, what was in it before and how it was made are crucial in selecting a cask and its quality. Let’s talk wood with people who think wood matters – with wine makers Ken Forrester and Olivier Humbrecht, whisky maker John Glaser, cask specialist Dr Magali Picard, writer Dave Broom and TWE head buyer Dawn Davies.

Teeling Irish Whiskey

The Renaissance Single Malt series

Starts at 4.00pm

Join Teeling Brand Ambassador, James Kilgannon as he introduces our range of award winning Single Malts including our latest release in The Renaissance Single Malt series aged in Australian Shiraz Barrels.

Buffalo Trace Distillery

Taking a tour round the lab at BTD with Drew Mayville.

Starts at 5.00pm

Drew Mayville, Master Blender and Director of Quality at Buffalo Trace Distillery takes you through a tour of the lab at BTD.

That Boutique-y Whisky Company

Boutique-y Casks Where do we get them from?

Starts at 5.00pm

Dave Worthington talks to Boutique-y cask buyer Felix Dear

The Whisky Exchange

Black Tot Deconstructed

Starts at 5.30pm

Explore the individual components of Black Tot rum, and learn more about what makes this rum tick – includes the rums from Barbados, Guyana and Jamaica that make up the final Black Tot blend.

The Whisky Exchange

Mortlach Masterclass: The Beast of Dufftown

Starts at 5.30pm

Join Diageo's Stuart Morrison and Colin Dunn as they explore the Beast of Dufftown.

East London Liquor Company

FOR THE GLASS, NOT THE BOTTLE: EAST LONDON WHISKY PANEL

Starts at 5:30pm

A look behind East London Liquor Co’s latest whisky release, from malt to barrel, still to glass, with a glance into wider industry trends for whisky drinkers to look out for.

Whisky.Auction

Book Reading & Q&A with Rachel McCormack

Starts at 6.00pm

Nikka

Tasting and Q&A with Nikka UK Ambassador, Stef Holt

Starts at 6.00pm

The Whisky Exchange

Discover Scotland: Northern Highlands

Starts at 6.45pm

The northern Highlands offer a wealth of whisky styles – find your favourite with TWE drinks ambassador Billy Abbott. 

Balblair

Balblair Masterclass

Starts at 7.00pm

Join the late shift with International Beverage Brand Ambassador Gregor Stirling for what will be a captivating journey through times with Balblair, the oldest functioning distillery in the Highlands.

Buffalo Trace Distillery

Classic Cocktail Masterclass

Starts at 7.00pm

Tom Hodgkiss takes you through a classic cocktail masterclass using BTD products.

Chivas

Blending Masterclass

Starts at 7.00pm

Fancy yourself a Master Blender? Create your own signature blend from a range of malt and grain whiskies with different flavour profiles.

Diageo - Special Releases 2020

Special Releases 2020

Starts at 7.00pm

Join Ewan Gunn for a journey through rare cask finishes, a ghost distillery and unique expressions of adored whiskies

That Boutique-y Whisky Company

That Boutique-y Rum-off

Starts at 7.00pm

Welcome to Boutique-y & welcome to The Whisky Show! Dave Worthington & Peter Holland discuss the world of rum

The Lakes Distillery

The Life of a Blender; live from The Lakes’ Whisky Studio

Starts at 7.00pm

Behind the scenes of the whiskymaker’s studio; delve into the thoughts of Dhavall Gandhi as he guides you through his blending process.

The Whisky Exchange

Whisky Terroir: A Con?

Starts at 7.00pm

Can spirits have Terroir or is it all just talk?  With TWE head buyer Dawn Davies, drinks expert Steve Olson, Velier Rum's Daniele Biondi, Nc'nean's Annabel Thomas and Diageo's Dr Nick Morgan. This will get interesting...

The Whisky Exchange

Loch Lomond – Flavour Through Distillation Tasting

Starts at 8.00pm

Loch Lomond is a recently awakened sleeping giant. Join master blender Michael Henry and TWE Ambassador Billy Abbott to explore the distillery's spirit.

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