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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.

Meet Benromach Distillery Manager, Keith Cruickshank

Whisky lovers travel from all over the world to visit the nine locations on the Malt Whisky Trail but what they might not have experienced yet is the incredible people behind the trail that keep the wheels turning. We want to give you the ‘behind the scenes glance’ at The Malt Whisky Trail.

For our first interview we managed to walk down memory lane with Keith Cruickshank, Benromach’s Distillery Manager of 21 years.

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Spring/Summer Opening Times | Malt Whisky Trail

Spring is without a doubt one of the best times of year to visit Speyside. The sun is starting to shine, the flowers are in bloom, the little lambs are running around the fields and of course… increased opening hours at our Malt Whisky Trail locations! Not sure where to start? Here is a quick run-down of The Malt Whisky Trail locations you should visit this Spring/Summer. Read More

MWT//April Fools

World’s first Malt Whisky Trail unveils its debut expression

The Malt Whisky Trail in Speyside, Scotland, has become the first whisky trail in the world to launch its own brand of whisky. ‘Monarch of the Trail’ is a blend of Speyside Single Malts aged 12 years from across the seven whisky producing sites on the Trail, showcasing the region’s iconic whisky credentials.

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Whisky tasting

Planning your trip to the World’s only Malt Whisky Trail ?

We have complied a short guide to get your 2019 Malt Whisky Trail trip planning started. With everything from what to do, where to stay and where to eat. See you this year!

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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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