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Jeffrey st. Whisky and Tobacco

12-14 Jeffrey Street | Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 1DT, Scotland
+44 131 556 9930
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Malt Whisky Tasting in Edinburgh
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Specialist whisky and cigar shop focusing on rare and limited whiskies. We offer a selection of premium gin and tutored whisky tastings.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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12-14 Jeffrey Street | Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 1DT, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks to others for recommending this place for Whiskey tasting. Our host (Daniel) really looked after us and took us on a wonderful journey through the history of Whiskey. There were whiskeys that we had never tasted before (and we have tried a lot)! Highly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a very enjoyable and informative hour with a very enthusiastic host. I am not the most knowledgeable on whisky and it’s origins but I learned so much. I will take the new found knowledge to my next purchases, that is when I have...More

Thank Barrie C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a Whisky tasting tour here and it was really enjoyable. There was only my wife and I and two other gentlemen on the tour which made it fun. Our guide Hector was extremely knowledgeable and his insight on the history was excellent. I...More

Thank Phil C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The whiskey tasting experience was a birthday present ,so combined it with a couple of days visit to Edinburgh .I have now been converted to whiskey by Hector,the guy who took us through our tasting experience.He was interesting,amusing and very informative and put you at...More

Thank andrew w
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Daniel at Jeffr... o, Owner at Jeffrey st. Whisky and Tobacco, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for the kind review. Always pleased to hear there is a new member to the Malt Flock. If you are ever in Edinburgh again swing by again. All the Best Hector

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I may be at fault here. I’m not a whisky drinker and I have / had no intention of purchasing any alcohol at all. I was interested in joining a small group and enjoying a ‘whisky experience’, probably something more akin to a visit and...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We purchased a Groupon for the premium tasting experience and I can say it was well worth at any price, especially if you are a fan of Whisky and cigars. Hector was fun and very personable and knowledgeable. My wife, who is not a whisky...More

Thank Dominick M
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

I booked 9 of us for a whisky tasting experience. It is a small establishment but with a large amount of character and welcoming staff. Hector was our guide and he was amusing, informative and held our attention throughout. He entertained us with the history...More

Thank npickles2018
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Two girlfriends and I were thoroughly pleased by the informational and enjoyable conversation during the Whisky and Chocolate tasting led by Joanna. She made the session comfortable for us and at £14 for three whisky and chocolate pairs with guided tasting seminar, it was a...More

Thank Amy D
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Daniel at Jeffr... o, Owner at Jeffrey st. Whisky and Tobacco, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hello Amy Thank you very much for the lovely review. I ma glad you and your friend had a good time and let me assure you that I had a very good time too while doing the teasing. Hope you will enjoy the whiskies ;)...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

My Dad visited for a 90 minute whisky tasting session and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The brilliant Hector talked us through the history and nuances of whisky drinking and was obviously passionate incredibly knowledgeable on the subject. Superb value for money and would highly recommend it!

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We had a fabulous afternoon with Hector. All aspects of whiskey were covered in his whiskey tasting experience. Very informative!

Thank julz199
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