Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow

GLASGOW’S DISTILLERIES AND BREWERIES


TASTE YOUR WAY THROUGH SCOTLAND

While whisky is a part of Glasgow’s industrial heritage, Scotland is also home to many of the world's top gin brands with over 50 producers, making tastings of both spirits an essential Scotland must. If you’re looking to enjoy some of the best gin and whisky distilleries, Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow will gladly assist.

What to experience at Clydeside Distillery

Thanks to Clydeside Distillery, Glasgow has started producing whisky again for the first time in 100 years. This five-star visitor centre boasts an interactive whisky experience, a shop and café. Set aside two to three hours to learn about the differences between lowland, highland and Islay single malt, and taste Clydeside’s high quality Lowland single malt Scotch whisky.

Take the three-part Clydeside Tour:
  • Self-guided Dockside Story tour
  • Tour of Clydeside Distillery with an expert guide
  • The tasting – try three drams from across Scotland
 
Plan your visit
  • Opening hours:
  • The Clydeside Tour times:
Every hour on the hour from 10:00 – 16:00
Tour lasts 80 minutes
  • Café and shop opening hours:
Open daily 10:00 – 17:00
  • Tour prices:
Adult: £15
Concessions: £13
Child (8-17): £5
 

Taste the unique Glengoyne Distillery

Founded in 1833 at Dumgoyne, Glengoyne Distillery is right on the dividing line between highlands and lowlands, making its whisky truly unique. Their slogan: "The authentic taste of malt whisky untainted by peat smoke" is a testament to their whisky making procedure.
  • Choose between a wide variety of tours for your whisky experience
  • Extend your whisky experience and book a table at the delicious restaurant
 
Plan your visit

The Glengoyne Distillery is a 20-minute drive from the hotel
  • Opening hours:
March – November:     10:00 – 18:00 (Last tour is at 17:00)
December – February:  10:00 – 17:00 (Last tour is at 16:00)
  • Tour prices:
The tours range from £10.50 - £155 (and last between 45 minutes and 5 hours)
 

Explore the Glasgow Distillery Co. & Tennent’s Brewery

Visit the 450-year-old Tennent’s Brewery and the first independent gin and single malt distillery since 1902, Glasgow Distillery Co. This unlikely, but delicious combination is guaranteed to delight your senses on a dual tour and tasting experience, which starts at the Tennent’s Visitor Centre.
  • Travel between the Brewery and the Distillery is included in your ticket price
  • You’ll get to try various Tennent’s Export Beers and sample the MAKAR range of Gins
 
For those who prefer pints, Tennent’s, the brewers of Scotland’s favourite pint invite visitors into their home at Wellpark Brewery for a regular schedule of tours. The tour lasts 75 minutes and includes a of Tennent’s and export tasters.
 
Plan your visit

The Glasgow Distillery Co. & Tennent’s Brewery is a 30-minute walk from the hotel
  • Opening hours:
Monday – Saturday: 09:00 – 18:00
Sundays: 10:00 – 16:00
  • Tour prices:

Tennent’s & MAKAR Gin Ultimate Tour

Adults: £38

Tennent’s Brewery Tour

Adults: £10
Concessions: £8
Students: £7