2021 Updates

Dornoch Whisky Festival 2921 Update… There may not be a Grand Tasting, but we’ve still got great events to offer!

Dornoch Whisky Festival 2020: COVID-19 Update

Today we announced that we made the exceedingly difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Dornoch Whisky Festival as we know it. For those looking for a bit more information on our thinking, we’ve outlined it below: The coronavirus pandemic took us all by surprise and back in March when the UK went into lockdown we […]

Grand Tasting: 2019

There are only three days to go until the Dornoch Whisky Festival Grand Tasting & we are delighted to be welcoming you to our biggest year yet! Just a couple of details for those of you who are attending on the day:: The entrance to the Dornoch Whisky Festival Grand Tasting will be through the […]

Dornoch Whisky Festival for the non drinkers

I know, I know, we’re a whisky festival and you would expect everything we do to be whisky based or at least alcohol-based, but that’s where we differ slightly! Our festival is not just about whisky, but about our community and all the wonderful things we have to offer in Dornoch, of which whisky (and […]

New Year – New Blog

Happy New Year everyone! We hope you have had an enjoyable time over the festive period and if you work, it hasn’t been too difficult to get back into the swing of things! We spent a lovely time with some amazing drams and are now ready and raring to go to get this years Dornoch […]

The Town of Dornoch

It’s October! When did this happen? That means it’s Dornoch Whisky Festival month! Yes, we are having the whole month to celebrate the run up to the celebration of whisky (try saying that quickly after a few drams!) The nights are getting a little shorter here in Dornoch which is making for some truly beautiful […]

Dornoch Whisky Festival Brand Events

It’s been a wee while since we’ve done a blog post, so we thought you were due one! We have been so busy getting the 2018 Dornoch Whisky Festival prepared for you and we can’t believe how quickly it’s come around – just over a month away! We have some great events lined up and […]

Dornoch Whisky Festival Grand Tasting Tickets…

…are now available! The Dornoch Whisky Festival #WhiskyWednesday is back!!! And the general sale for our Dornoch Whisky Festival Grand Tasting is now open! You can purchase tickets right here: www.dornochwhiskyfestival.com/buy-tickets We have double (triple and quadruple) checked for any potential glitches or issues but if any do arise, just let us know and we’ll […]

A Massive Thank You!

We just wanted to write a quick but massive thank you to everyone who came to the Dornoch Whisky Festival this year and for those who have supported us. We were delighted to have the support of Aelder Elixir, Angels’ Share Glass, Cadenhead’s & Springbank, Coast Candle Co., Cromatry Cheeses, Deerness Distillery, Distell, Dornoch Distillery, […]

The Whisky Festival Sunday

Only one week until the Dornoch Whisky Festival 2017 starts! The excitement has definitely reached fever pitch now! We hope everyone has been keeping an eye on our Facebook page as we’ve been releasing the videos from when our VIP Stephen Rankin’s came to visit Dornoch. If you haven’t seen them yet, make sure to […]