The Science of Whisky

Join the Good Spirits Company at Glasgow Science Centre on January 25th for a master-class on the science of whisky!

The Science of Whisky

About The Science of Whisky

Join us at Glasgow Science Centre for a special masterclass on the science of whisky to celebrate Burns Night. We're teaming up with those whisky aficionados at the Good Spirits Company, who will guide you through six different and amazing whiskies over the course of the evening, while astronomers from Glasgow Science Centre talk about the science inside the glass.

You'll end the evening with the final dram of the night tasted under the glittering stars of the Planetarium, where you'll be flown into space to explore clouds of interstellar alcohol and discover how everything in your glass came to be, forged in the heart of a dying star.

This event is for over-18s only. If you're lucky enough to look under the age of 25 we'll ask you for ID when you arrive, so please bring some with you to avoid disappointment.

We will be serving Burns-inspired canapes, so please let us know if you are a carnivore or a herbivore by selecting the appropriate ticket. If you have any questions about the food being served or for special dietary requirements please contact us at call.centre@glasgowsciencecentre.org

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The Science of Whisky are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Glasgow Science Centre

Discover Digital: For Your Health And Wellbeing

Discover Digital: For Your Health And Wellbeing

24th October 2018
Scotland’s healthcare is going digital, to change the way you live your life for the better, come and discover some of the technologies already available at this day-long exhibition!
Halloween Spooktacular

Halloween Spooktacular

26th October 2018
Boo! Scotland's biggest and best family Halloween party is back at Glasgow Science Centre on Friday 26th of October!
Science Lates

Science Lates

30th November 2018
Enjoy exhibits, live demonstrations, talks, shows, tasty food and delicious drinks at the adult-only Science Lates!
The Nightmare Before Christmas - in the Planetarium at GSC

The Nightmare Before Christmas - in the Planetarium at GSC

22nd December 2018 - 24th December 2018
This festive season, don't miss a unique showing of Tim Burton's classic animated film, A Nightmare Before Christmas at Glasgow Science Centre's Planetarium!

Food and Drink Events you might like...

Bridgeton Cross Retail Market
Bridgeton Cross Retail Market
23rd October 2018
Glasgow East End
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the twice weekly City Markets Bridgeton Cross Retail Market!
Mansfield Park Partick Retail Market
Mansfield Park Partick Retail Market
24th October 2018
Glasgow West End
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets Mansfield Park Partick Retail Market!
The Creative Craft Show / Crafts for Christmas
The Creative Craft Show / Crafts for Christmas
25th Oct 2018 - 28th Oct 2018
SEC Centre, Glasgow City Centre
Two events for the price of one! The Creative Craft Show and Crafts for Christmas at the SEC Glasgow is the ultimate day out for hobbyists and crafters!
Find Food and Drink events in Glasgow

Nights Out Events you might like...

Jigs n Reelzy
Jigs n Reelzy
22nd October 2018
Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow City Centre
Enjoy an evening of folk and traditional music and song at Jigs n Reelzy in Nice 'n' Sleazy on Monday 22nd October!
David Byrne: American Utopia Tour
David Byrne: American Utopia Tour
22nd October 2018
The SSE Hydro, Glasgow City Centre
David Byrne will be performing songs from his critically acclaimed album American Utopia when he performs at The SSE Hydro Glasgow on October 22nd!
Emily Mae Winters
Emily Mae Winters
22nd October 2018
The Hug and Pint, Glasgow West End
Emily Mae Winters is a rising folk and Americana star, catch her as she performs at The Hug and Pint Glasgow on October 22nd!
Find Nights Out events in Glasgow

Find other events in Glasgow

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

GlasGLOW
This Halloween, step into a magical world full of light, fantasy and fun when GlasGLOW comes to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens courtesy of itison!
Glasgow Green Fireworks
Glasgow's biggest and best FREE fireworks display returns on Monday 5th November 2018 to Glasgow Green!
Castlemilk Park Pumpkin Festival
Castlemilk Park will be holding their annual Pumpkin Festival this October featuring carving and a parade!
Witches Fae Easterhoose
Des Dillon, writer of Singin I’m No A Billy I’m A Tim, brings his HILARIOUS smash hit dark comedy, Witches Fae Easterhoose to the Pavilion Theatre Glasgow!
Riverside Drive-In Movies
Experience The Greatest Showman and Disney's Beauty & the Beast on the worlds largest mobile LED screen when Riverside Drive-In Movies returns this November!

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »