Barley to Bottle Tour

From: £250.00

Our most in depth tour ever. Experience our whisky making process with our hands on, access all areas tour of Springbank Distillery where members of our knowledgeable production team will guide you through each stage of the process, letting you test your skills at various stages.

As a reward for your hard work and concentration, you’ll enjoy a couple of drams drawn straight from the cask in one of our dunnage warehouses.

This short tasting will also hopefully inspire you for what comes next: the chance to create your own personal Springbank. Taking place in our Board Room, during this create your own session you will be supplied with samples of our Single Malt from various different cask types and encouraged to blend them together to create your own perfect recipe. Once you’re happy with your whisky, you will be able to take away one 70cl bottle to enjoy at home or to help you show off your skills to your family and friends.

A Scottish Platter Lunch in our Tasting Room, a glass and a visitors miniature from each distillery are also included.

Please note, minimum number for this tour is 2, maximum number is 8 and must be booked in advance. Duration is approximately 4-5 hours.

This tour is subject to our distillery production schedule and may not be possible at all times of the year. Please fill out the booking form below and we will get back to you with availability.


Springbank Distillery Shop
Well Close
PA28 6ET


Our Barley to Bottle Tour must be booked at least 48 hours in advance. Booking after this time period may not be possible. Please note tours are available to book up to 12 months in advance.
During this tour, you will get to taste one each of our older expressions of Hazelburn, Springbank and Longrow. You will also sample six different Springbank whiskies as part of your blending session.
Yes, you can take your glass away with our compliments as well as a visitors miniature from both distilleries to enjoy at home.
To avoid disappointment, we recommend that tours are booked in advance to guarantee your place. Tours are available to book 12 months in advance either online or by contacting us via email [email protected] or telephone +44 (0)1586 555468
We recommend guests arrive around 10-15 minutes before their tour or tasting begins.
Guests are permitted to take photographs throughout both distilleries with the exception of our Bottling Hall. Your guide will make you aware of this during the tour.
Under 18’s are welcome on our Springbank and Kilkerran Tours and can join free of charge as long as they are accompanied by a responsible adult. If you plan to bring along children, please add a note of this at the time of booking. No under 18’s will be permitted during our Taste It, Cadenhead Warehouse Tasting, Wee Toon Walking & Warehouse Tour and Barley to Bottle Tour.
Absolutely! Our tours of Springbank and Kilkerran are timed perfectly so that you can manage both on the same day. There is also the possibility of adding lunch before/after/between tours as well as adding the Taste It or Cadenhead Warehouse Tasting to end your experience. If you are taking part in our Wee Toon Walking & Warehouse Tour or Barley to Bottle Tour, we do not recommend booking any other options for that day. Please get in touch with us if you would like more advice on this.
We will provide refunds if tours are cancelled at least 48 hours prior to the tour time. After this time, no refunds will be given. Please call a member of our team on +44 (0)1586 555468 or email [email protected] to arrange a refund.

Bookings are currently Suspended

As a preventative measure against COVID-19, we have made the decision to close our Springbank Distillery Shop and will not be conducting any tours or tastings until further notice, effective from 5pm on Tuesday 17th March 2020.

The health and safety of our staff, visitors and local community is our top priority and we hope that you understand our reasoning at this time of uncertainty.

If you would like to be notified once we are back up and running again, please join our email notification list.