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Spirit of Callander

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A must in Callander

A very well stocked shop of both fine whiskies and to a lessor degree trendy designer gins. The... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Ronald D
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Very knowledgeable staff

What a wonderful place. Very helpful staff who certainly know their stuff. No hesitation in... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
243MaryB
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Newmarket, United Kingdom
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-Select Whiskies -Select Gins -Other Spirits and Liqueurs -Glassware, gifts and accessories -Tasting experiences and expertise -Corporate events Both novices and connoisseurs welcome. Let our knowledgeable staff introduce you to our range of premium...more
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96 Main Street, Callander, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK17 8BD, Scotland
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+44 1877 331164
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Called in to have a look round and the shop is amazing. Vast choice of whiskeys and gins which would make great presents. So much choice and the owner was very friendly. Also a four legged member of the team was also very friendly and...More

Thank LouColl
CallanderSpirit, Manager at Spirit of Callander, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you very much.Your feedback is very much appreciated.Hope you are able to pop in again sometime. Regards David and Ollie the Dog.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beautiful shop offers a good selection of the best traditional and artisanal whiskeys and gins, with the possibility of free tasting. It is said that about 200 years ago an outlaw distillery embellished the charming town Callander. Although it is no longer possible to...More

Thank Alessandro G
CallanderSpirit, Manager at Spirit of Callander, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review Alessandro G! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 30 April 2018

A very well stocked shop of both fine whiskies and to a lessor degree trendy designer gins. The staff are so keen to assist you in understanding the sources and impart some secrets as to the various distillery houses and also to being able to...More

Thank Ronald D
CallanderSpirit, Manager at Spirit of Callander, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thanks for your review Ronald! We are really glad you enjoyed your visit to Spirit of Callander and that our knowledge and passion came across. I hope you enjoy your purchases and that you come back for another visit soon!

Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful place. Very helpful staff who certainly know their stuff. No hesitation in letting us taste some of the gins and whiskies. Only wish this shop was closer to home.

Thank 243MaryB
CallanderSpirit, Manager at Spirit of Callander, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Hi 243MaryB, Thank you so much for your kind review! We take pride in having knowledgeable staff and know how valuable tasting is when exploring what bottles you may like (or not!). Hope to see you here again soon! Jen

Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We visited this place on the Monday morning and had the chance to sample several of the local gins with a selection of mixers. The young woman was very pleasant and helpful, and when the gin we favoured was out of stock, she directed us...More

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CallanderSpirit, Manager at Spirit of Callander, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review! I remember you well and I was glad to be able to help you, even although we were out of the particular gin you liked at the time. We pride ourselves in providing excellent customer service, even...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018

My wife and I walked in here on our honeymoon, and immediately confessed that we had absolutely no knowledge of whisky whatsoever - but we were determined to walk away with a good bottle, since it was her first time in Scotland! The cheerful and...More

Thank Alex R
CallanderSpirit, Manager at Spirit of Callander, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Spirit of Callander. We aim to always give the best possible customer service and we know how important it is to be able to taste and ask questions before you buy, especially if you...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017

It was late on in the day and we where on our way home when I seen this place. Wanting a small bottle of gin for a Christmas present in pop in. Just over the half hour I left right on closing time for the...More

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CallanderSpirit, Manager at Spirit of Callander, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thanks for the lovely review Mark! We aim to always give excellent customer service and know that making buying choices, especially for presents takes a little time. We are really glad you enjoyed your experience and are pleased our knowledge of the products came across...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017

We popped in with a view to making a very small spend but were treated as though we were going to spend a fortune. Excellent service and went to great lengths to ensure that the presentation matched the quality of the gift (and the whisky)....More

Thank morag241
CallanderSpirit, Manager at Spirit of Callander, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you for the review morag241, we really appreciate you taking the time to do this. We are glad you had a great experience with us at Spirit of Callander! We aim to give all our customers a top class service regardless of spend. We...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

After a long walk into town we popped in to Spirit of Callander to have a look around after reading the good reviews on here. They were not wrong. The staff are very helpful and have a vast knowledge of all things spirit based. We...More

Thank Peter B
CallanderSpirit, Manager at Spirit of Callander, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

We are really glad you enjoyed your visit to Spirit of Callander and that you found us to be helpful and knowledgeable. We aim to provide great customer service at all times and know the importance of letting you have a wee taste of some...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017

My husband and I were in Callander so that he could trace some family history. We popped into Spirit of Callander after he spotted something in the window and intended to buy it and leave. Instead we were invited by Rachel to taste a variety...More

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CallanderSpirit, Sales Assistant at Spirit of Callander, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

So glad to hear you had a good experience with us! We pride ourselves on being as knowledgeable and up to date as possible and it is lovely to hear that this comes across - thank you so much for leaving this review and it...More

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