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Northernmost Drams: A whisky spectacular at Belmont

October 5th 2018


A spectacular guided whisky day at Belmont House, Unst – Saturday 8 December, 2.00pm until late

Led by Scotland’s cutting-edge whisky expert Angus MacGraild
Rare and classic drams with chocolate and other matched snacks. Whisky Galore: the movie, the book and the whiskies – a showing, reading and tasting. Buffet dinner with whiskies and craft beers. A performance of The Malt and Barley Revue with three accompanying drams, music, poetry and more.


Taste at least 12 different malt whiskies , some of them extremely rare
Classic whiskies from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society and elsewhere.


Limited accommodation available at Belmont, with breakfast. Unst offers a variety of other overnight options
Angus McGraild has been a whisky valuer, distillery guide and is probably whisky’s most incisive journalist. He is a much sought-after international consultant and commentator, especially on pre-war and old-style whiskies, and this is his first visit to Shetland. He will be available to value your rare collector’s drams on Sunday.


Numbers strictly limited to 25. Book early to be sure of your place.


2.00pm until late, Belmont House, Unst, Shetland. £75 per person including all drinks, snacks and buffet dinner. Limited accommodation with breakfast at £45 per person.

On Sunday Angus will be available for informal valuations of any bottles from your collection you care to bring. Sunday afternoon will see Sean Stansfield’s ‘Belmont and Beyond’ classic film photography exhibition unveiled to the public, and anyone is welcome to attend this free of charge.

To book, contact Sharon 01957 711870. Deposit required. Or email boookings@belmontunst.co.uk