Thursday, January 28, 2021

SLTN Trade Tastings

SLTN is bringing a stellar line-up of drinks brands to operators and bartenders across the Scottish trade through a new series of virtual tastings. Kicking off in January 2021, the SLTN Trade Tastings is an exciting programme of monthly online tasting events giving the Scottish trade the chance to sample a range of products, learn more about them and quiz brand ambassadors from a host of drinks companies Details of the virtual tastings will be published here – and there are more set to be added to the line-up. Places on each of the virtual tastings are limited so make sure you sign up early to avoid missing out!

SLTN Trade Tastings line-up


January 2021 – Smokehead, Ian Macleod Distillers
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Ian Macleod Distillers will showcase its Smokehead range of Islay single malts on 19th January at 7pm when Smokehead brand ambassador Mikey Sim will host A Burns Night That’s Not For Everyone. Operators and bartenders singing up for the virtual event will receive a tasting kit that includes samples of Smokehead Original, Smokehead Rum Rebel and Smokehead High Voltage – presented in the new Smokehead gift tin – as well as snacks to be paired with each whisky. Read more about the Smokehead tasting here: https://sltn.co.uk/2020/12/14/join-sltn-and-smokehead-for-a-burns-night-thats-not-for-everyone/


February 2021 – Angostura, Distell
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Distell and The House of Angostura will showcase the Angostura rum range in this special virtual tasting with Angostura global brand ambassador Daniyel Jones at 7pm on 18th February. Operators and bartenders signing up for the event will receive a tasting kit created by Sips Events containing Angostura 3 year old served in an Angostura Daiquiri, Angostura 5 year old in a Trinidad Rum Punch, and Angostura 7 year old in the Cloak and Dagger cocktail, as well as serves of Angostura 1919 and Angostura No 1. Read more about the Angostura tasting here: https://sltn.co.uk/2021/01/22/join-sltn-and-angostura-for-special-virtual-rum-tasting/


March 2021 – Havana Club, Pernod Ricard


April 2021 – Glenfiddich, William Grant & Sons


May 2021 – The Glenlivet, Pernod Ricard