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Funky Booze - a new whisky and spirits festival for 2024

Updated: Nov 13


An exciting new drinks festival is launching on January 20, 2024, designed to bring light and good cheer into the heart of the Scottish winter.


Bite has 10 Reader Offer tickets for each session. Please see the adverts on this page to purchase for either the afternoon or the evening.


The festival invites visitors to indulge in a diverse selection of premium beverages, all set in the cozy and inviting ambiance of the Assembly Roxy in Edinburgh's southside.


List of exhibitors so far:


Ardnamurchan Distillery

Annandale Distillery

The Barrel Hunter Bladnoch Whisky Distillery Fib Whisky Glaschu Spirits Co Glasgow Distillery Gleannmor Spirits Holyrood Distillery Isle of Harris Distillery Old Poison Distillery The Single Cask Tricarragh

Walky Talky Brew Woodrows Whisky

Also will be Artisan Pasta Maker, and as live band will be the Groovedown band.


The festival is being planned and organized by two Italians who want to transmit some of their roots and culture into the festival letting you savour the flavors of Italy as you explore the world of spirits.

Need to know:


Date: Saturday 20/01/2024


Sessions: The event will be divided into 2 sessions: 12.30 pm – 3.30 pm and 4.30 pm – 7.30 pm


Location: Assembly Roxy, Old Town, 2 Roxburgh Pl, Edinburgh EH8 9SU

Tickets will be available online or in person.


Responsible drinking: Will be promoted throughout with designated water stations and awareness to ensure the safety and well-being of all attendees.


Organizers: Francesco Specchi – Spirits of the Glen – spiritsoftheglen@hotmail.com

Giulia Ferraro – Spirits of the Glen – giulia.ferraro@outlook.com


Special Event ‘Blind Tasting’ with Mark Davidson by Jolly Toper: 45min –1 per session/ (1st at 1:45 pm; 2nd at 5:45 pm)


 Last drams poured at 3.15 pm (Session 1) and 7.15 pm (Session 2)










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