Distillery tour

Barley Walk and Inchdairnie Distillery Visit

THURSDAY, 6 July 2023. 12:45 - 18:00 BST

By the Scottish Section

THURSDAY, 6 July 2023

12:45 - 18:00 BST

Inchdairnie Distillery

Whitecraigs Road


Fife KY6 2RX


Gain insight into modern malting for top quality beer and whisky at the Scottish Section's latest event!

We will start the event by visiting barley, wheat and rye fields and to gain an insight into crop growing conditions. This will be followed by a visit to Inchdairnie Distillery for a tour of the site and discover the inner workings of a ground-breaking new distillery.



  • 12.45pm: Arrive at Inchdairnie Distillery for a welcoming cup of tea/coffee, before boarding a bus heading to the crop field visits on Balgonie Estate. The field visits will be led by the farm growers and cereal experts.
  • 2.30pm: We will take the bus back to the distillery for a tour of the site. There will then be a talk on the modern malting process given by David Hannah finishing up with a barbeque (weather permitting) and social on site before departing at 6pm.

Stout shoes or boots advisable for cereal field visit.



  • David Hannah, Brewing & Distilling Malt Sales Manager – Scotland

David is the Chairman of the IBD Scottish Section. He has been with Muntons Malt for over ten years focussing upon delivering top quality malt to brewing and distilling customers all over Scotland and has become one of the malting industry’s leading representatives with an expert knowledge of all facets of malting across a wide range of cereals for brewing and distilling customers whether multinational or the craft sector. 


Why You Should Attend:

  • Great networking with peers and fellow professionals
  • Superb opportunity to see crops growing in the field
  • Exclusive first-hand look at Inchdairnie Distillery with its individual and distinctive philosophy and process

Tickets: 30 spaces maximum.

  • IBD Members: free
  • Non-members: £10

Booking deadline: MONDAY, 3 July at 17.00