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Staff at Wolfburn Distillery were delighted to host a visit by HRH Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, accompanied by The Viscount Lord Thurso. HRH met with the entire Wolfburn team and was shown the inner workings of the most northerly distillery on the Scottish mainland. “It was an absolute honour to meet His Royal Highness […]

Followers of Wolfburn will soon see gold medal stickers adorning our bottles, after a series of wins in some hugely influential spirits competitions. Wolfburn’s Langskip single malt whisky has scooped the coveted ‘Best In Show’ award – and won a double gold medal – at the Singapore World Spirits Competition. Langskip also surpassed 29 other […]

Visitors to Wolfburn this summer will discover a couple of improvements to our beloved distillery. First, after six and a half years of hard use, we’ve cleaned, polished and lacquered the stills.  The result is a gleaming copper lustre – in fact they look just like they did when they were installed back in January […]

Win an exclusive prize: a 2019 Mey Games bottle Just answer the following question correctly. The 2019 Mey Games special consists of how many bottles: THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED – THANK YOU One entry per person and must be over 18 years of age. Terms and conditions By entering the Wolfburn Mey Games Competition […]

The fifth instalment in Wolfburn’s renowned collectors’ series will be released during August. Kylver#5 is named after the fifth runic letter in the Kylver alphabet, Raidō, which means ‘to ride’ or ‘journey’.  To quote a poem from the Viking era which uses the Raidō rune, “Riding seems easy to every warrior while he is indoors, […]

So it is that time of year again where we’re being asked what shows we are attending. Here is our diary of events that we’re confirmed at; Mey Games – John O’Groats. 3rd August 2019 https://meyhighlandgames2019.wordpress.com The Whisky Social – Falkirk. 17th August 2019 https://harbroevents.co.uk/events/whisky-social/ Kirkintilloch Gin and Whisky Festival. 31st August 2019 kirkintilloch-gin-whisky-festival-2019-tickets-58983306658 National […]

Wolfburn Whisky’s Langskip has taken a double gold win at the inaugural Singapore World Spirits Competition held at The Excise Man from June 3 to 6, 2019. Langskip surpassed whiskies in 29 categories to be voted Best in Show and Best Scotch. It is the second double gold since Langskip release with the expression also […]

Batch 128 got rave reviews, and Batch 270 has received even better ones.  Three pairs of these bottles are up for grabs – just answer the following question: The tourist sign marking the way to Wolfburn Distillery is what colour? Thanks for viewing this page, unfortunately this competition closed 16th March 2018. If you’d like […]

The honest truth is that when we built the distillery, we thought we would only get a few visitors each year.  Boy were we wrong!  It seems if you make nice whisky, and your distillery happens to be on the North Coast 500 route, and near to Scrabster Harbour, a lot of people will come […]

Many readers of our newsletter will have experienced our first small-batch whisky, Batch 128, which received glowing reviews when it was released in July last year. Wolfburn now has another treat in store, in the form of Batch 270. Like Batch 128, this new small-batch release has been matured in tiny 100-litre first-fill bourbon casks. […]