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The Malt Whisky Trail is the ultimate Scotch experience, sitting in the heart of malt whisky country. Be sure to check back on our blog to keep up to date with all the latest news from the Malt Whisky Trail. Read stories from our visitors, enjoy insight from the masters of malt, and find out what is going on in beautiful Moray Speyside.

Top 5 Hidden Gems on the Malt Whisky Trail

We have collated a list of our favourite enchanting hidden spots around and about The Malt Whisky Trail that you WON’T find on the typical tourist routes. Explore and enjoy!

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Top 5 Speyside Snugs | Cosy places to eat and drink this winter.

Don’t let the cold temperatures stop you from venturing out to all the warming spots of Speyside.  Speyside can be a magical place in the Winter with snow dusted rolling hills, walks by the beautiful River Spey and most notably, by finding a cosy nook to tuck up by an open fire and enjoy our fantastic local produce. We have collated a list of our top 5 favourite ‘Speyside Snugs’ for you this Winter. Read More

Speyside in Autumn through the eyes of Instagrammer @teuchterlife

The Instagram page of @teuchterlife run by content creator, stylist and photographer, Jacqui captures beautiful imagery of her life between Speyside and London.
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Rosalind Erskine visits The Malt Whisky Trail

In September we were delighted to welcome The Scotsman’s digital lifestyle journalist and food and drink writer Rosalind Erskine for a weekend trip to the Malt Whisky Trail.

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A record-breaking year for whisky tourism

Welcoming today’s figures from the Scotch Whisky Association showing a record-breaking year for whisky tourism, the Chair of the Malt Whisky Trail, James Johnston OBE said,

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A Different Point of View

Tourist season is in full flow on the Malt Whisky Trail and we’ve invited some of our favourite Grammers to showcase their unique perspective of the whisky region and take over our Instagram channel.

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What to do in Malt Whisky Country

A flying visit to the Malt Whisky Trail doesn’t mean you have to miss out on anything the Speyside region has to offer. Moray is home to beautiful beaches, world renowned produce and of course, whisky. So whether you’re visiting for two, four or seven days we have you covered with our handy guides on how to make the most of your trip.

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A Scotch Summer

With the sun finally shining in Speyside and temperatures expected to reach record highs, we’re gearing up for another exciting summer on the Malt Whisky Trail.

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Spring in Speyside

There is plenty to look forward to in Malt Whisky Country now that Spring is finally here. We’re all excited about the imminent Spirit of Speyside festival of course, but here are a few more of our personal highlights for the warmer weather.

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Women and Whisky

This weekend’s Spirit of Speyside festival will highlight the role of women in whisky making and the marketplace. Named by the Spirits Business as one of the ‘unmissable events’ of the festival, the event features whisky journalist Becky Paskin, who recently launched the #OurWhisky campaign. The campaign challenges perceptions of the stereotypical whisky drinker, who is now more likely than ever to be female.

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