The School of Whisky

Cape Town Whisky Tastings at Mitchell’s Scottish Ale House in the V&A Waterfront!

At Mitchell’s we are passionate about everything Scottish. Especially their Water of Life (uisge- beatha)

Mitchell’s Scottish Ale House is proud of its Scottish roots, and we want to share our love of our national treasure with as many as we can… Experience the beauty of Scotland’s best Whiskies with our daily Whisky Tasting Trays, available 7 days a week, from 11am till 2am. Hand selected Tasting Routes, designed to accommodate both the experienced connoisseur or those looking to sample for the first time, our Tasting Routes are affordable, relaxed and informative.

Enjoy at your leisure in the heart of the V&A Waterfront whilst you sample 4 Whiskies from our extensive range of over 60 premium Scotch Whiskies… If you’d like any further information on our Whisky Tasting offerings, feel free to contact us on


Whisky Tasting Trays available from 11am till close daily. A choice of 4 whisky’s per route!

Islay Malts (Route 1) – R320.00

For Peats Sake
Caol Ila 12yr
Laphroaig 10yr
Lagavulin 16yr
Ardbeg 10yr
Bunnahabhain 12yr

The Highland Malts (Route 2) – R295.00

There Can Be Only One
Oban 14yr
Dalwhinnie 15yr
Glenmorangie 10yr
Deanston Virgin Oak
Old Pulteney 12yr

The Islands (Route 3)- R265.00

Fun in the Sun
Highland Park 12yr (Orkney)
Talisker 10yr (Isle of Skye)
Jura 10yr (Isle of Jura)
The Arran 10yr (Isle of Arran)

Speyside Malts (Route 4) – R245.00

Battle of the Teens
Macallan 12yr
Glenlivet 12yr
Cardhu 12yr
Glenfidich 12yr
Balvenie 12yr
Singleton 12yr

Regional Champs (Route 5)- R350.00

Select one Whisky from each Region
Lagavulin 16 year (Islay)
Laphraoig 10 year (Islay)
Macallan Sienna (Speyside)
The Glenlivet 15 year (Speyside)
Highland Park 12 year (Island – Orkney)
Talisker 10 year (Island – Isle of Skye)
Oban 14 year (Highland)
Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban (Highland)

Learn more about your favourite golden liquid on the last Thursday of every
month at the Mitchell’s School of Whisky (where we invite the nations leading
whisky experts). We also cater for private tastings and corporate functions.
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