The Bothy Experience

Keeping the Bothy alive through music, food and drink

Due to Government restrictions we are currently closed. Our online shop will remain open with free UK delivery during this time at

We're delighted that The Bothy Experience has been accredited by Visit Scotland and The National Tourist Organisation Of Scotland as "Good To Go" by following government and industry COVID-19 guidelines.

The Bothy Experience, home of the award winning Gin Bothy is nestled in the historic village of Glamis in Angus, minutes from Glamis Castle.

The Experience like a bothy is free to explore, our Bothy Beginnings room takes you through our Gin Bothy journey while our Bothy Tales room tells the story of Scottish Bothies.

The Bothy Larder shop has locally sourced food, drinks, and carefully selected gifts, as well as takeaway hot and cold drinks and treats from Bothy Bakery.


A classic gin lover's favourite, a taste of Scotland. Our Original gin served with a light tonic and garnished with rosemary and orange to enhance the herb or citrus notes. £5

A Bothy favourite and one for the hills, our Gunshot gin will give you a warm inner glow. Topped with ginger ale and garnished with a slice of orange. £5

A mini bottle of Prosecco topped with your choice of fruit liqueur and garnished with berries.
Choose from our gin liqueurs: Raspberry, Strawberry, Merry Berry, Blueberry or Rhubarb. £7

Our Stirrup Cup gin is created with fresh apple, gorseflower and ginger, served with your choice of Appletiser for the sweet tooth, or an elderflower tonic garnished with a slice of fresh apple. £5

We also offer a cocktail of the day. Ask a member of our team for today's cocktail creation. £6


We serve local Artisan coffee ground in Arbroath by Sacred Grounds. Ethically sourced, their Columbian coffee has notes of cranberry and cinder toffee. £2.60

Our friends at TLC in St Andrews have made it their mission to provide the best tasting teas with all profits going to educational charities. Tea Lover's Company source and specialise in rare high elevation teas from family-run tea gardens.
Flavours available - Breakfast Tea, Earl Grey or Peppermint. £2.50

We have a range of soft drinks available in our Bothy Larder shop, why not try...

Created in the North East of Scotland by Claire Rennie using fresh, natural ingredients on her family farm.
Flavours available: Mint Lemonade or Scottish Raspberry Lemonade

Book a tasting

Whether it's a tasting or one of our events, you can book a place or make a group booking online.

Private tastings and event hire are also available. Gift vouchers for tastings can be purchased online and in store.

We are an accessible site with free car parking available in Glamis.

For more information email us on or call 01307 840979

Opening times

Open Thursday to Sunday 11am-5pm and Bank Holiday Mondays.

You'll find us at The Bothy Experience, Kirkwynd, Glamis, DD8 1RT and on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter


Follow signs for Glamis (A928). Turn onto Main Street, passing the entrance to Glamis Castle, continue to The Square and turn left at the shop onto Kirkwynd. The Bothy Experience is on the left.

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