London 2015

Following a sell-out show in 2014, the world’s premier whisky tasting returned to the stunning surroundings of The Honourable Artillery Company for the penultiamte week-end in March. This historic 18th Century mansion, set in a six acre garden yet just a stone's throw from Moorgate and Liverpool Street stations, provided a truly memorable backdrop to a great whisky experience.   With Masterclasses, food and whiskey combinations, the VIP Lounge and exclusive private VIP pourings, Whisky Live London 2015 thrilled visitors from across the globe.

All tickets include entry to the show, samples of exhibited whiskies, hot food, served buffet-style, the Whisky Live tasting glass, food and whisky combination samples and the Whisky Live show guide. VIP tickets include all of this PLUS an exclusive VIP Masterclass worth £25, VIP dining, entrance to the VIP Lounge and exclusive private VIP pourings.    

Ticket Options and Prices

PLEASE NOTE: on purchasing your tickets to Whisky Live, you will receive a confirmation email from Worldpay.  Please print this off and bring it with you on the day of the show where you will receive your tickets. NO TICKETS ARE ISSUED PRIOR TO THE SHOW.

Full Day Entrance Ticket to Whisky Live London on Friday 20th March from 5pm - 10pm or on Saturday 21st March from 12pm - 5pm. Includes hot food, tasting glass and show guide.  

Half Day Entrance Ticket to Whisky Live London on Friday 20th March from 7pm - 10pm or on Saturday 21st March from 2pm - 5pm. Includes hot food, tasting glass and show guide.  

Week-end Entrance Ticket to Whisky Live London on Friday 20th March from 5pm - 10pm and on Saturday 21st March from 12pm - 5pm. Includes hot food, tasting glass and show guide.  

VIP Tickets VIP Ticket with 5.15 p.m. VIP Exclusive Masterclass – Entrance to Whisky Live London on Friday 20th March from 5pm-10pm. plus an Exclusive VIP Masterclass from 5.15 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. worth £25. Includes VIP dining, VIP Lounge, Live tasting glass, showguide and exclusive VIP pourings.  

VIP Ticket with 6.30 p.m. VIP Exclusive Masterclass – Entrance to Whisky Live London on Friday 20th March from 5pm-10pm. plus an Exclusive VIP Masterclass from 6.30 p.m. - 7.15 p.m. worth £25. Includes VIP dining, VIP Lounge, Live tasting glass, showguide and exclusive VIP pourings.  

VIP Ticket with 7.45pm VIP Exclusive Masterclass – Entrance to Whisky Live London on Friday 20th March from 5pm-10pm. plus an Exclusive VIP Masterclass from 7.45 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. worth £25. Includes VIP dining, VIP Lounge, Live tasting glass, showguide and exclusive VIP pourings.   VIP Ticket with 9.00 p.m.

VIP Exclusive Masterclass – Entrance to Whisky Live London on Friday 20th March from 5pm-10pm. plus an Exclusive VIP Masterclass from 9.00 p.m. – 9.45 p.m. worth £25. Includes VIP dining, VIP Lounge, Live tasting glass, showguide and exclusive VIP pourings.    

VIP Ticket with 12.15 p.m. VIP Exclusive Masterclass – Entrance to Whisky Live London on Saturday 21st March from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. plus an Exclusive VIP Masterclass from 12.15 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. worth £25. Includes VIP dining, VIP Lounge, Live tasting glass, showguide and exclusive VIP pourings.  

VIP Ticket with 1.30 p.m. VIP Exclusive Masterclass – Entrance to Whisky Live London on Saturday 21st March from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m plus an Exclusive VIP Masterclass from 1.30 p.m. - 2.15 p.m. worth £25. Includes VIP dining, VIP Lounge, Live tasting glass, showguide and exclusive VIP pourings.  

VIP Ticket with 2.45pm VIP Exclusive Masterclass – Entrance to Whisky Live London on Saturday 21st March from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. plus an Exclusive VIP Masterclass from 2.45 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. worth £25. Includes VIP dining, VIP Lounge, Live tasting glass, showguide and exclusive VIP pourings.  

VIP Ticket with 4.00 p.m. VIP Exclusive Masterclass – Entrance to Whisky Live London on Saturday 21st March from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. plus an Exclusive VIP Masterclass from 4.00 p.m. – 4.45 p.m. worth £25. Includes VIP dining, VIP Lounge, Live tasting glass, showguide and exclusive VIP pourings.  

Not drinking at Whisky Live? 

A nominated driver ticket is available to those attending the show. These tickets do not include a tasting glass but do include entrance to Whisky Live, hot food and show guide.      

Tasting Hall  

The main tasting hall is where you can sample whisky from all around the globe. You will be able to mingle with producers, distillers, independent bottlers and brand ambassadors, and the sheer range of whisky on show will challenge even the most determined taster; everything from old favourites to unusual finishes and rare bottlings. With fine food, live entertainment and the most stunning setting of the HAC, Whisky Live London is offers two days of truly memorable experience. PLUS Food and whiskey combinations: your opportunity to enjoy a great whisky paired with cheese, chocolate or salmon. Cocktails prepared by Salt Bar’s leading international barmen. Masterclasses run for 45 minutes and provide a varied programme of tasting for those who like a more in-depth whisky experience and a chance to learn from acknowledged experts in the field. Masterclass tickets will be on sale from mid January 2015.  

Are you in the drinks trade?

The Whisky Live trade ticket is available to bona fide members of the trade only (retailers, importers, bartenders, buyers, journalists, bloggers). You can register for this session by submitting by email your name, job title and company name to info@whiskylive.com.Trade tickets provide entrance to Whisky Live London on Friday 20th March from 3 p.m. with samples of exhibited whiskies, a free tasting glass, food and whiskey combination samples and the Whisky Live show guide. No hot buffet food is included.  

Group Tickets

All ticket grades are subject to group booking discounts of 10% off the total order price for purchases of 10-19 tickets and 20% off the total order price for bookings of 20 or more tickets. Whisky Live London presents the perfect opportunity for a corporate outing and an event to remember for groups of whisky enthusiasts and friends.   

Masterclass tickets are only available to guests who have purchased and hold an entrance ticket to Whisky Live London.   Please note a half day ticket only allows entrance to Whisky Live from 2 p.m.  

Dress code

smart casual; no shorts, ripped jeans or trainers  

Where is Whisky Live London?

 Closest tube stations: Moorgate (walk north up City Rd) or Old Street (Exit 5 - walk south down City Rd) Both tube stations are a 3-4 minute walk to the HAC. Closest main line stations: Liverpool Street, Moorgate (approx 10 minute walk). The property frontage on City Road has a “castle” appearance and is situated directly next to 32-36 City Road and opposite the new Travelodge. There is an NCP car park at Finsbury Square almost opposite the HAC.  

 

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