Go whiskey tasting in Newcastle and spend your stag do quaffing top quality bourbon at a city centre bar. Experience six different varieties and see if you can smash the blind taste challenge! Is your palate refined enough to identify fruity from sweet or spicy from woody whiskey? There’s only one way to find out!
All in the name of fun, this session is the antidote to pretentious whiskey tasting masterclasses. There’s not a whiff of snobbery and you’ll learn a whole bunch of fascinating facts without going anywhere near an encyclopaedia.
Start in the time honoured tradition: by swapping stories about all the stupid stuff you’ve done after necking a bottle of whiskey at 2am! That’ll definitely break the ice and get everyone on the stag do on the same page.
Have a go at mixing a classic whiskey drink and discover the difference between straight, aged and blended whiskies.
The blind tasting is always loads of fun. Learn how to swirl to unleash aromas, roll the whiskey round in your mouth and enjoy the afterglow! Is it sweet? Does it burn? Match the different drinks to the tasting notes and see who gets the top score.
Will you be a drammer or a dud?
Whiskey tasting will get everyone up for stag night shenanigans in Newcastle. Warm up and then hit the Toon. Newcastle has it all, from laid back bars along the Quayside to rooftop terraces, rowdy boozers, trendy party venues and swish bars on Collingwood Street.
Whiskey tasting stag dos in Newcastle includes: