ABOUT US

After quickly establishing ourselves as an award-winning whisky shop, the Carnegie Whisky Cellars has continued to strive for greatness.

We stock an extensive range of spirits produced throughout Scotland, with over 450 whiskies, 60 gins, liqueurs and other bespoke items – we personally feel that we don’t need to look any further than Scotland for the best selection of spirits in the world.

At the Carnegie Whisky Cellars we are known for stocking a fantastic selection of independent bottlings from Adelphi Distillery Ltd, AD Rattray, Douglas Laing, Gordon & Macphail, Morrison & Mackay and more.

We offer a series of tasting experiences in our Vaultroom to give people the chance to enjoy a few drams with friends whilst learning the history of our great industry.

Also in our Vaultroom, you will find a substantial selection of old, rare and collectable bottles available for sale.

Working towards a joint goal with businesses in Dornoch and the Dornoch Whisky Festival, we are aiming to establish Dornoch as a centre of excellence for Scottish Whisky in the north of Scotland. With nine whisky distilleries and even more gin distilleries north of Inverness, we look to work with each of them to ensure that whisky fans visiting the north are in for a great experience.

Read about what people say on TripAdvisor
  •   I was in Dornoch on Wednesday with my husband and 19 year old son and we found the young man who served us to be very friendly and very knowledgeable... read more

    nikki s
    10/02/2020
  •   My friends and I had a gin tasting experience. We thoroughly enjoyed it, even the gin. We tasted 4 different gins with different, imaginative mixers. There was a lot of... read more

    joanr524
    1/12/2020
  •   Whisky galore. Very interesting and intuitive staff a must for the whiskey connesier. Dornoch itself is beautiful

    Cliveybo
    10/28/2019
  •   Enroute to the North to catch the ferry to Orkney we decided to stop off in Dornoch for a wander about. Whilst doing this we came across this shop by... read more

    Sockknitter5
    8/31/2019
  •   Live fairly local & were having a morning out In Dornoch. Popped into the Whisky Cellar for a browse. Very knowledgable lady answered all our questions & more.... read more

    Black_Isle_Guides
    8/04/2019
  •   Had a great time with Michael giving us a lesson on Scotch Whisky. Some great info, fantastic tasting. Fun experience.

    canadatraveller2016
    5/06/2019
  •   What a place! We have visited Dornoch before but this is a new addition since our last visit and we would recommend. We called in to look at the range... read more

    Adclare
    12/29/2018
  •   Went in to specifically ask about a certain brand (Balblair), as the distillery was shut.
    Manager was extremely helpful; knew the histories and " you might also like" and rustled... read more

    JerryBolton
    11/21/2018
  •   Popped in today to collect a bottle I had pre ordered. Michael the manager took time to discuss various whiskies. He offered up samples and explained where they were from.... read more

    Iflett
    11/10/2018
  •   This is one of our favourite places to have lunch, although breakfast is also great. Wonderful setting, good food and friendly staff.

    Seaside792969
    11/06/2018

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