explorers’ bothy bar
Sought After Whiskies Circle
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Over 150 special bottles and one-of-a-kind cask editions for the whisky connoisseur to explore.
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Tailor-made whisky cocktails and drinks menus crafted by our award winning head bartender.
Artistic Impressions Circle
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The space features a signature centrepiece sculpture and artwork from Scottish landscape artist Scott Naismith, completing the sensory experience.
Locally Sourced Food Circle
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Our expansive whisky portfolio is paired with locally-sourced, traditional Scottish foods and light bites reimagined with a modern, global twist.
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Locally-sourced foods from our world class chefs

 Explorers’ Bothy offers the most sought-after whiskies from across Scotland, with over 150 special bottles and one of a kind cask editions on offer. A pre-booked whisky tasking experience by day and public whisky themed bar by night, you will be taken on a journey to explore and discover new lifelong favourites or bespoke tailor-made whisky cocktails in Edinburgh. Treat your tastebuds and visit us for delicious drams, cocktails and accompaniments with a twist. Explore our luxurious food menu served in the Explorers' Bothy bar. From land and sea to herbivorous, we can cater for dietary requirements and expertly pair your dishes with the perfect drink.

Bothy Food
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If you're eager to appraise the liquid landscape of Scotland within the historic environs of Edinburgh, our rooftop beckons. Led by one of our whisky specialists in our Explorers' Bothy bar, this sensory experience offers a curated exploration of Scottish whiskies, each matured a minimum of 12 years. You'll taste beautiful single malts from Islay, the Highlands, and Speyside, before savouring a rare, Johnnie Walker Princes Street-exclusive Lowland grain whisky.

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Your flavour adventure culminates in a revelatory experience of Johnnie Walker Black Label, representing all of Scotland in a single dram.


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Johnnie Walker Autumn Blend, Wild Elderberry Elixir & preserved chutney
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Salt baked beetroot and blood orange tartare cone
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Vegetarian charcuterie selection including Strathearn wee Comrie cheese, chargrilled vegetables, balsamic onions, marinated olives, sundried tomato & smoked almonds.
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Enjoy champagne accompanied by locally-sourced light bites in the Explorers' Bothy bar.
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Discover over 150 special whiskies in the Explorers' Bothy at Johnnie Walker Princes Street. Served any way you like it.

Johnnie walker Journey of flavour EXPERIENCE

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Dreaming of a new experience? Join us for a full-sensory tour, including 3 cocktails tailored to your taste preferences, during our Journey of Flavour experience.


Stride into our world

Join our community of whisky explorers and stride into the world of Johnnie Walker Princes Street.

Thank You For Choosing To Make Every Sip a Story.

This is just the first step to a whole new whisky experience. We're glad to have you on board. Keep walking.


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