At Wild About Whisky we offer tutored tastings, covering a wide variety of various whiskies, craft gins, premium brandies, sipping rums and tequilas from all over the world. Our tastings comprise 6 half tots placed on a tasting mat, with information on each respective spirit. For our full menu, please click here.
You are welcome to download any of our tasting mats, simply click on the title.
- Across the Whiskyverse
Six varied styles from six countries – from an American bourbon to an Indian single malt.
Six whiskies with no age statements, showing that age isn’t everything when it comes to making great whisky.
- A Tour of Scotland
A varied range of single malts from the Lowlands, Highlands, Speyside, Campbeltown and Islay.
- Business Class
An array of some of the best Scotch malts on offer.
- Celtic Mix
Were the Irish or the Scots the first to make whisky? Taste these 3 Irish and 3 Scotch whiskies and you come to realise it really doesn’t matter!
- Coast to Coast
Traverse Scotland and sample the various coastal styles from several regions.
- Copper and Coopers
Copper purifies the spirit, coopers produce the all-important casks. Ponder on this while sipping on these excellent malts.
- Corn Dogs and Peat Bogs
Compare thee bourbons with three malts of varying styles from across the pond.
- Dawn to Dusk
A mix of cask types makes for some differing flavours in the Scotch malts.
Six 18 year old Scotch single malts of various styles.
Six 15 year old Scotch single malts of various styles.
- Glen Gold
A selection of excellent malts from some of Scotland’s glens.
- Global Tour
Compare some excellent offerings from Taiwan, India, Japan, South Africa with Scotch single malt.
- Go East
An excellent selection from India and the Far East.
- Highland Journey
Blended malts are blends of single malts from various distilleries, and these are some of the finest examples of the art of blending.
- Irish Half Dozen
Irish whiskey tends to be lighter and sweeter than the Scotches, often due to extra distilling. These 6 Irish whiskies are great examples.
- Irish Luck
An enjoyable flight of blend, grain, single malt, and pure potstill whiskies from Ireland.
- Irish Top Drawer
Some of the best Irish whiskies available.
- Malt ‘n Magic
AN exceptional range of Scotch single malts.
- Master Blends
Six blends (malted barley and grain) to explore outside of your comfort zone!
- Medicine Chest
A range of heavily peated, not-so-readily-available single malts from Islay.
- Meet Peat
Five smoky single malts and a blended malt from Islay, with an interesting range of flavours.
- On the Spey
These malts from the Spey Valley showcase the regional style – not peaty, with a mix of subtle spice and fruitiness.
- Peat Reek
“Peat reek” is the term given to the aroma of burning peat, which imparts its flavour to these whiskies..
- Premium Picks
Some of the best Scotch single malts we have on offer.
A great mix – from the unpeated Glengoyne, sherried Glenfarclas and Aberlour, full strength Tamdhu, to a heavily peated Campeltown and an Islay malt.
- Staff Choice
A few of our staff’s favourite Scotch malts.
Six 10 year old Scotch single malts of various styles.
- The Curse of the Smoky Haggis
Six big smoky beasts for the “peat-heads”!
Six 12 year old Scotch single malts of various styles.
- US Elite
Some excellent American whiskies and bourbons.
- West World
Some great American whiskies, including bourbons and an exceptional rye whiskey.
Craft Gin Tastings
A showcase of the styles, flavours and quality that South Africa has to offer in the world of gin
- Gin O’Clock
Dullstroom has its own gin! Try 2 of them along with some other great summery styles.
Gins have become extremely popular in recent years, with crafted flavours provided by various South African botanicals and the obligatory juniper berries.
A spectacular array of some beautifully crafted and creative gins. From Italy, the semi-desert Karoo and the Cape.
- Juniper Magic
Birmingham-based Whitley Neill is inspired by African botanicals, as are the Cape based Clemengold and the Cradle of Mankind’s Flowstone.
- Keep Your Gin Up
Two greats from Six Dogs, along with four other flavoursome gins.
- Let’s BeGin
Sample the South African Mirari range along with three others.
- LoGin to Juniper
Many whisky distilleries also produce top quality gins.
A great mix of gins from around the world – South Africa, Ireland, Japan, England, Italy and Scotland.
- Caribbean Carnival
From South and Central America, across the Caribbean, to the Philippines, sipping rums are deservedly trending due to their rich complex characters.
Brandy & Cognac Tastings
- Eau de Vie
From South African brandies to French Cognacs, this tasting features fruit-soaked flavour profiles from both styles.
- Across the Great Divide
Upping the game with some older, premium offerings.
- The Agave Tequilana
A Mezcal, some Agave spirit and some great Tequilas.
- Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
Some premium Tequilas and a top-notch Mezcal.
- Piña to Tequila
This ancient spirit is so often misunderstood. Agave sweet, herbal, distinctly saline and spice driven, these exquisite tequilas will have you begging for more.
Mixed Spirit Tasting
- Divining the Spirits
You shouldn’t mix your drinks, we know, but while you’re here…