Edinburgh: The Lost Close Underground Scotch Whiskey Tasting

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Savor whisky in the underground vaults of Edinburgh's Old Town with this unique tasting experience at The Lost Close. Be introduced to whisky tasting by a guide in a venue with a lot of history.


  • Delight your palate with a guided Scotch Whiskey tasting experience
  • Have the option to upgrade to a intermediate or high-end tasting
  • Be captivated as your guide shares the facinating history of Scotch Whisky
  • Visit an underground venue that has a piece of Edinburgh history
  • Begin your journey to becoming a whiskey connoisseur with this introduction


Settle in for an evening of whisky and stories in the historic heart of the Old Town of Edinburg. Enjoy an ideal introduction to the world of whisky. Taste some excellent whiskey's as you are captivated by the story about how the whiskey industry started and grew with the help of your guide. Meet your guide at the Hostel above this unusual drinking venue. Follow your guide into the tasting venue which is in a newly uncovered underground area of Edinburgh. Sample whiskies from each of the major whisky producing regions in Scotland Hear about some of the wacky characters and intriguing stories that helped to make the Scottish whisky industry the finest in the world while tying 4 whiskies from 4 different distilleries. Enhance your experience by upgrading to the intermediate option where you are served 4 drams of rarer, older, and more unusual whiskies (things you won't find anywhere else or older versions of whiskies you may have seen in reputable whiskey shops). Select the high-end whiskey option for 5 drams of top shelf whisky, the kind you'd pine over in the shop but never consider buying for yourself.


4 Whiskies from each of the major whisky production regions Guides Unique underground venue at a historic location

Important Information

  • In Scotland, the legal drinking age is 18

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