Winter

WINTER SCHEDULE 2022/2023

1st November 2022 to end March 2023

With tours and tastings available during the winter months, there’s something to keep you warm on even the wildest of Islay days!

Open Monday to Friday from 9.30 to 5pm, with the following exceptions:
Closed: 14/15/16th November 2022
Closed: 22nd December 2022 – 4th January 2023 (inclusive)
Last tour 16th December, tours restart 9th January

TO BOOK - please email distillery@ardbeg.com – It’s advisable to book well in advance to avoid disappointment
(If the tour is within the next 48 hours call us on +44 (0) 1496 302244 during opening hours to book).

tour and wee taste

TIME:   10.30am
DAYS:  Monday to Friday


£12 per person / lasts around 1 hour
Informative and fun tour of the Distillery with a dram of your choice from our Core Range at the end.
The perfect introduction to Ardbeg.

a dram good tasting*

TIME:   12.30pm
DAYS:  Monday to Friday
 

£65 per person / lasts around 1 hour 15 minutes – no under 18’s
During this fun tasting you’ll sample five Ardbegs – young and old – and will discover the whisky creation process behind each dram. From New Make Spirit to cask samples to hard-to-find Ardbegs, your knowledgeable guide will inform and amuse you while revealing the stories in each glass. A fun and interactive tasting where you’ll compare whiskies with kindred spirits in our smoky tasting pod...

*note, this experience is a tasting only, it doesn’t include a Distillery tour.

core range tour and tasting

TIME:   2.30pm
DAYS:  Monday to Friday

£25 per person / lasts around 1 hour 30 mins – no under 18’s
A detailed tour of the Distillery followed by a tasting of five different drams (Our Core Range of Ardbeg 5yo Wee Beastie, Ardbeg Ten Years Old, Ardbeg An Oa, Ardbeg Uigeadail and Ardbeg Corryvreckan).

diy tastings in a box

TIME:   available 10am – 5pm / no booking required
DAYS:  Monday to Friday 

Flights range between £20 and £130 / lasts as long as you like!
Pick from one of our
range of tasting flights – we’ll fleetingly talk you through the whiskies then leave you to enjoy them at your leisure.
Great if you are on the move, wish an introduction to Ardbeg’s whiskies, or if you just want something a bit special to try! 

ROCKTAILS

TIME:   available 10am – 5pm / no booking required
DAYS:  Monday to Friday  

Cocktails start at £5 / enjoy at your leisure
If you’ve never tried Ardbeg in a cocktail, now is the time! Visit the cocktail corner in our shop, choose from the menu, and enjoy a classic cocktail or one with a subtle Ardbeggian twist! Tickle your tastebuds with something new…