A whisky 'fight night' is coming to Edinburgh this month - here's everything you need to know

Simply Whisky are set to host their first Scottish whisky ‘fight night’ in the Capital this month.

By Rosalind Erskine
Tuesday, 11th February 2020, 5:00 pm
The whisky 'fight night' takes place in Edinburgh this month.
The whisky 'fight night' takes place in Edinburgh this month.

Named the Clash in the Capital, the evening will take place from 7pm at Summerhall on Wednesday 26th February, and will see two brand ambassador’s go head to head with three rounds of whisky tastings.

Mark 'The Mashman' Thomson, brand ambassador for Scotland for Glenfiddich is set to take on Grant ‘The Gingninja’ Neave of Compass Box, and only the audience will decide who will be crowned the winner.

Organised in conjunction with Simply Whisky, it's set to be a night of games, drams and drama.

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Tickets, priced at £31.75 or £41.75 for VIP are on sale now.

Speaking of Simply Whisky events, writer Tim Forbes said: "Simon and Franchi of Simply Whisky rip up the rulebook with a wild-eyed, gleeful anarchic joy, and one can’t help but be swept along.

"Everything they do is different, even when it’s the same. Simply Whisky events are exciting, it’s that simple"

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