18 May 2019
Try a dram or join a whisky event
and celebrate the 'water of life'.
Ancient, distinct and varied - there are so many reasons why whisky should be celebrated. Named uisge beatha in Gaelic, the 'water of life', it has been produced here in Scotland for generations.
So, we decided to dedicate a whole entire month to our iconic national drink. May is known as 'whisky month' in Scotland, so pour yourself a dram, visit a distillery or find a whisky-themed event or festival!
Expert or novice, why not learn more about our national drink?
Follow the trail and uncover Scotland's national drink in distilleries and a cooperage.
Find out how to pair your whisky with food to bring out the best of both flavours.