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We’re setting sail and bringing our fleet of whiskies, explore our top whisky festivals for 2019 around the world and discover insider tips.
2019 looks to be an exciting year for us here at Old Pulteney as we’re leaving the port of Wick and heading off on voyages all around the globe. So far we’ve rounded up whisky festivals in Europe and the USA and today our final destination is Asia. Whether near or far we’re sure our latest blog series will feature a festival near you.
July 2019 – WhiskyPLUS, Malaysia
With exhibitors from Distilleries all over the world gathered in the same place displaying some of the finest liquid gold, it’s the perfect opportunity to widen your knowledge, enjoyment and appreciation of whisky. So, whether you’re a whisky connoisseur, a casual aficionado or looking to expand your horizons, WhiskyPLUS Malaysia is the place to be.
Top Tip – Be sure to check out the pop-up bars, as the mixologists will be making their signature cocktail creations and injecting a little action into the mix.
Discover more about WhiskyPLUS Malaysia, here.
August 2019 – Whisky L!, Shanghai
This year Whisky L! celebrates its 10th anniversary of bringing together whisky enthusiasts in Shanghai. Whisky L! is THE whisky festival in Shanghai, allowing you to discover new things about your favourite brands.
Top Tip: Purchase VIP tickets to get the chance to taste single cask and limited edition malts.
Discover more about WhiskyL! Shanghai, here.
October 2019 – Whisky Live, Taipei
Whisky Live Taipei gathers a large number of exhibitors from different parts of the world. With expert-led masterclasses, it offers attendees the perfect opportunity to understand the art of whisky and how to appreciate them from the brands themselves.
Discover more about Whisky Live Taipei, here.
October 2019 – Whisky Live Hong Kong
Organised in partnership with Whisky Magazine, Whisky Live is the international celebration of whisky, bringing the whiskies of the world together under one roof. It prides itself on bringing together the finest whiskies, great food and informative entertainment.
Discover more about Whisky Live Hong Kong, here.
November 2019 – Whisky Live Jakarta
The inaugural Whisky Live Jakarta has something for everyone; if you have an interest in whisky and want to learn something new and experience something different, then it’s the event for you. With 15 brand and over 100 different types of whisky for you to taste and masterclasses led by experts.
Discover more about Whisky Live Jakarta, here.
November 2019 – Whisky Live, Singapore
Organised by La Maison du Whisky, Whisky Live Singapore gathers over 70 whisky and spirits brands for tasting, with rising stars of the whisky industry as well as some of the world’s most famous distilleries. With tastings guided by qualified whisky professionals, guests are free to ask general and in-depth questions. Whisky Live Singapore goes above and beyond just a regular whisky tasting event.
Discover more about Whisky Live Singapore, here.
November/ December 2019 – Whisky Live, Bangkok
Whisky Live Bangkok will be the very first of its kind in Thailand. Gathering whisky and spirits brands for sampling with newcomers to the whisky industry displaying alongside some of the most renowned distilleries.
Discover more about Whisky Live Bangkok, here.
Top tip: Be sure to purchase your Whisky Live tickets early so you can sign up for the free masterclasses!
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