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      Edinburgh Whisky Festival 2020 in Edinburgh

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      June 6, 2020

      Saturday  12:00 PM

      54 George Street
      Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of EH2 2LR

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      Edinburgh Whisky Festival 2020

      We’re back in Edinburgh in 2020… Our Edinburgh Whisky Festival has gone from strength to strength in recent years, with more and more whisky brands and producers recognising the importance of our offering in the Scottish capital. What is it and how does it work? Our festival ‘mechanic’ is very simple and easy to understand. We like it that way… BUY a ticket COME to the festival at the time stated on the ticket Receive a FREE Glencairn Whisky Tasting Glass on entrance* Grab a FREE festival guide GO and sample, for no additional cost, from over 100 whiskies BUY spirits from the on-site retailer if you want to It really is as easy as that.   Festival Masterclasses What’s it all about? Festival Masterclasses are the perfect chance to get up close and personal with some of the finest presenters in the business. Enjoy a relaxed and intimate tasting, away from the hustle and bustle of the main festival. Each Masterclass will be different, depending on who’s running it, and what the focus of the tasting is. Here you’ll get to taste some amazing drams, ask questions and actually converse with the people who know them best! Click on the Masterclasses tab at the top of the page to find out more! The Festival Shop As always we will have a retail shop within the festival to look after your spirits shopping requirements. Keep an eye on this space for who that will be! Exhibitors… …will keep appearing here at regular intervals, please keep checking back to see what distilleries are in store for you! Food We don’t want you to go hungry… and you won’t. Watch this space for news on what food will be available during the show.   The boring bit Please, please ensure you buy tickets for the right session. We set strict limits on the number of tickets for each session so visitors can enjoy their whisky at their own pace. We are unable to swap tickets on the day. But, we’re mostly all human, so if you do buy the wrong session by accident, give us a call or email as soon as possible and we’ll do our best to sort out the muddle. To book your place at a masterclass, you will need a separate ticket for each. We add more details about the masterclasses before the event, so be sure to check back regularly. Your ticket will be emailed to you as we do not send out paper tickets. If you are purchasing tickets as a gift for somebody else and you would like PDF tickets emailed to you, please email, stating the name(s) of the recipients. *Free Glencairn glass only applies to full session ticket holders only. Please note: ‘last pour’ is always 15 minutes prior to the session end time. This is non-negotiable! We operate a ‘Challenge 25’ policy. If we feel that you are fortunate to not look as old as 25, we will ask for ID to prove you are over 18 in order to gain entry to the festival. Do not be insulted if we do, be happy you are so youthful looking!

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