Some of the drams in Nicholson's Whisky Showcase 2018
Some of the drams in Nicholson's Whisky Showcase 2018

Celebrate our national drink as part of pub chain’s whisky showcase

Nearly 80 pubs are hosting their second annual National Whisky Showcase.

Running until 25 February, across Nicholsons’ 77 pubs nationwide, a whole host of unmissable events are planned, including whisky brand ambassador talks, tastings, exclusive offers and competitions.

Lovers of a wee dram are being encouraged to explore the world of whisky and find new favourites this winter.

Whisky-lovers and keen novices are spoilt for choice with a selection of over 40 UK and global drams on offer – highlights from this year’s showcase include Bruichladdich’s Classic Laddie, Hibiki Harmony and Penderyn Madeira.

Some of the drams in Nicholson’s Whisky Showcase 2018

A number of tasting events and workshops will educate and allow guests to explore both classic and lesser-known brands. Punters can pop into their Nicholson’s local and join a whole host of brand ambassadors that may include the likes of Scotland’s Copper Dog, Bruichladdich and Kentucky-based Wild Turkey bourbon. Additionally, Diageo will be showcasing its range celebrated whiskies, including Johnnie Walker, Lagavulin, Talisker and Roe & Coe.

Edinburgh pubs taking part this year are Conan Doyle, 71-73 York Place; Deacon Brodie’s Tavern, 435 Lawnmarket; Greyfriars Bobby, 30-34 Candlemaker Row; Haymarket, 11-14a West Maitland Street; Last Drop, 74-78 Grassmarket; Mitre Bar, 131-133 High Street; and Rose Street Brewery, 55-57 Rose Street,

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