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Once Upon A Whisky

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Glasgow west end whisky tour is a journey through some of the best off the beaten track bars available in town. This part of the city is well known not only for its great offer of cultural attractions but also because it is the place of some of the...more
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Glasgow G3 8TB, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I went on the tour with Camilo and all I can say is that it was an AMAZING and memorable experience. Camilo had an extremely thorough knowledge of the whiskey bars in Glasgow and had a very informative yet entertaining way of educating us all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My four friends and I took this tour and were all amazed by its outstanding quality. The owner Camilo made us discover the fascinating world of whisky, he selected wonderful and typical places for the various tasting sessions, giving us an unique opportunity to access...More

Thank Taloca
Camilo G, Owner at Once Upon A Whisky, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much my Friend, I'm glad to know that your guys enjoyed the tour. Please, let me know if there's anything else I can help in the future. Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Camilo took us through the wonderful world of whisky in a highly pleasant, friendly, very professional way. We enjoyed every minute of it... and obviously also enjoyed the many whiskys !!!!

Thank Cremiou26
Camilo G, Owner at Once Upon A Whisky, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Really appreciate it. Thanks you very much for this amazing review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Camilo's passion for his subject has converted me into a whisky drinker so I can think of no better accolade than that ! I can highly recommend this excellent three hours

Thank Puisiebal
Camilo G, Owner at Once Upon A Whisky, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much my friend! I'm really glad t know that. Please, have one or two for me :) cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this for my partner and step dad as a joint birthday gift and my brother and I joined in too (we didn't want to miss out on all the whisky) so a real mix of ages (58, 34, 28, 26) we all loved...More

Thank steffi199030
Camilo G, Owner at Once Upon A Whisky, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

This is Amazing Steffi, thanks so much!! You guys were absolutely fantastic and I really enjoyed the tour sharing whisky and stories with you all. No doubt a very good mix of nationalities and cultures. I was a bit concerned that you guys being locals...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

I had a bit of knowledge of Islay whiskeys, but never did a proper tasting before. Camilo took us to four different famous whisky bars where we enjoyed introduction on the ones that we were tasting, general knowledge on how whisky is made, and quirky...More

Thank Giaco0306
Camilo G, Owner at Once Upon A Whisky, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Chiara, thanks so much for this amazing review. I'm delighted to know that you enjoyed the tour and that you also learned a lot about the different whiskies from Scotland. Please, let me know if there's anything else I can help in the future, cheers!

Reviewed 25 September 2018

What an informative tour. We visited multiple whiskey bars throughout the West End of Glasgow.. At each stop there was a dram of an uncommon whiskeys (uncommon, at least for us). With each stop,our guide,Cam, taught us about the whiskey making process and the particular...More

Thank Carol H
Camilo G, Owner at Once Upon A Whisky, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Hello Carol, thanks so much for this amazing review. I'm very glad to know that you enjoyed the tour. Please, let me know if there's anything else I can help in the future, cheers!

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Cam did a good job explaining the different types of whisky while walking to four different bars in Glasgow. The bars were all unique and close to each other on the west end. Enjoyable for all of us on the tour.

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Camilo G, Owner at Once Upon A Whisky, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thanks so much! I'm glad to know you guys enjoyed the tour. Cheers!

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Whisky tasting in different unique pubs in the West End was a great way to spend a couple of hours, and a different approach to whisky tasting. Camillo was knowledgeable and his use of an iPad was a fun approach. I highly recommend everyone sign...More

Thank Barb R
Camilo G, Owner at Once Upon A Whisky, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Barb, thanks so much for this amazing review. I'm glad to know that you enjoyed the tour. I hope you have had a great evening after the tour in Glasgow. Please, let me know if there's anything else I can help in the future. Cheers!

Reviewed 15 September 2018

Camilo's tour of the West End in Glasgow was a great way to get a feel for the city and for the famous Scotch industry. Really enjoyed the format of the tour, and we were impressed by the depth of historical knowledge that Camilo brought...More

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Camilo G, Owner at Once Upon A Whisky, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Thank you so much Brendan! I'm glad to know you guys enjoyed the tour. Let me know whenever you want to buy some good whisky, cheers mate!

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CLARK C
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Response from Camilo G | Property representative |
Hello Clark, Thanks for contacting us. Please keep in mind that in our tours we don't really charge for the whisky itself (Although it is included), we charge mostly for the experience and the education acquired during... More
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