Explore Scotch whisky and its fascinating heritage when you visit our home on the West Coast of Scotland, where a warm welcome awaits you at the A. D. Rattray Whisky Shop. Established in 1868, discover more about A. D. Rattray, our story, our history and our whiskies. Browse and sample an ever-changing range of A. D. Rattray whiskies in our shop, including many shop exclusives like our House Malt and Warehouse Collection. Escape into the world of A. D. Rattray when you book one of our Tasting Experiences. Take in the atmosphere of a traditional whisky warehouse and taste whisky straight from the cask in our Cask Room.
Explore Scotch whisky and its fascinating heritage when you visit our home on the West Coast of Scotland, where a warm welcome awaits you at the A. D. Rattray Whisky Shop.
Located in the heart of Ayrshire, you will find us within the beautifully renovate old village school in Kirkoswald, less than an hour South of Glasgow.
Established in 1868, discover more about A. D. Rattray, our story, our history and our whiskies. Learn how we work with distilleries from across Scotland, sourcing interesting single casks and spirit, and view our working Sample Room, where our casks are meticulously evaluated for quality.
As single cask whiskies are at the heart of what we do, you will find two casks “on tap” in our Cask Room. Take in the atmosphere of a traditional whisky warehouse and taste whisky straight from the cask. Have a bottle filled from the cask and sealed in wax, add your hand-written label to complete your personalised whisky.
Escape into the world of A. D. Rattray when you book one of our Tasting Experiences. Relax in our tasting room as you nose and taste single cask and single malt whiskies. Your host is there to guide you whether you’re already a whisky-lover or enjoying your first dram. Alternatively, learn about Scotland’s other popular craft spirit with a Scottish gin tasting experience.
Browse and sample an ever-changing range of A. D. Rattray whiskies in our shop, including many shop exclusives like our House Malt and Warehouse Collection. You will also find a selection of whiskies from the local distilleries, Scottish gins, liqueurs, books, cigars, glassware and accessories.
You can also shop online with us at shop.adrattray.com
Whisky & Gin Tastings
Relax in our tasting room and let your host guide you through a Tasting Experience with our single cask and single malt whiskies or alternatively Scottish craft gins. Our tastings are unscripted so your host can adapt the conversation to suit you, whether you are new to whisky or already a whisky lover. We feature many limited edition and exclusive whiskies so you can enjoy a new experience every time you visit.
Classic Whisky Tasting - £30.00pp
5 samples of A. D. Rattray's Single Malt Scotch Whiskies.
The perfect introduction to whisky, exploring different styles and flavours including our Stronachie 10 Year Old, Casks of Scotland range, and House Malt.
Single Cask Whisky Tasting- £40.00pp
5 samples of A. D. Rattray’s Cask Collection Single Cask Whiskies.
Explore the unique and complex characteristics found in single cask whisky bottled at cask strength. Includes limited edition whiskies, some from famous distilleries and others from lesser-known gems.
Scottish Gin Tasting - £30.00pp
5 samples of Scottish craft gins with tonics and garnishes
An introduction to the world of gin, its history, production, styles and botanicals. You’ll be guided through the nosing and tasting of a selection of Scottish craft gins. Experiment with different garnishes before adding tonic to create the ultimate G&T.
To book, please call us on 01655 760 308 or click here to Contact Us
About A. D. Rattray
At A. D. Rattray we believe whisky is the finest and most interesting spirit in the world.
As an independent whisky company, we have been selecting and maturing casks of single malt Scotch whisky for over 150 years. Established in 1868 the company has passed down through generations of the Morrison family, a name that is steeped in whisky heritage.
Today we continue to go to great lengths to source interesting casks and quality spirit from across Scotland to create our distinctive whiskies. At the core of our portfolio are our single cask bottlings, The A. D. Rattray Cask Collection, which along with our award-winning Casks of Scotland single malt Scotch whiskies, are ready to be discovered and enjoyed. Every bottle has a story to tell…