Take a local golf caddie and dram lover, a man with a dream, and add a characterful cluster of old farm buildings set amid sunlit barley fields ruffled gently by sea breezes. Introduce a prominent Fife family with impeccable whisky credentials, then sprinkle generously with determination and the spirit of adventure.
Take a tour to find out the story of Kingsbarns and Fife whisky - there are 3 types of tours suitable for all levels of whisky interest. If gin is more your thing, take a tour of Darnleys Gin Distillery - step in to the still room and find out how Darnley’s Gin is made followed by a tasting.
Lindores Abbey Distillery - For the whisky lover it is a pilgrimage - Lindores Abbey has widely recognised links to the earliest reference to Scotch whisky, and after 500 years you can see single malt distillation happening once again.
Lindores Abbey Distillery and visitor centre opened its doors in August 2017, and includes an innovative distillery and a centre celebrating the remarkable heritage of Lindores Abbey’s founding Tironensian monks via a stunning cloister exhibition and events space.
Take a tour and get 'hands on' making your own Aqua Vitae.
Tayport Distillery started with an ambition to create spirits using the amazing fruit and grain surrounding them in Scotland. Today they produce a delicious range of Spirits including Gin, Vodka and Eau de Vie as well as Liquers. You can visit the distillery to learn about how the spirits are made and there is also the opportunity to blend your very own gin.