A Family affair

December 3rd, 2014 | Posted in: Bar News,News,Restaurant News

The Glenfarclas dining and meeting room at Hutchesons Glasgow opened for business last month. The wood-panelled dining room on the third floor of the building, also boasts the full 45-strong Glenfarclas Family Cask range. It’s the first time the range will have been available in its entirety outside of Speyside. Old monochrome photography paying homage to the family distillery, owned by the Grant family,  also line the walls of the dining room while the carpentry and bespoke joinery was commissioned by Transition Interiors. The centrepiece is a long oak and mahogany table where you can dine and meet in style whether it’s coffees or relaxed dining you’re after. Accommodating up to eighteen seated guests or thirty-five standing, the new private dining room is available to hire from breakfast through to dinner. All specifications have been catered for with a 60” Smart TV with wifi and all AV and presentation equipment provided in the room. Speaking about the unique partnership, restaurateur and Glasgow Welcomes chairman James Rusk said: “George Grant and I have been friends since childhood and this partnership marks a business collaboration between two Scottish independent companies. It’s a real privilege to have all 45 vintages of these special Family Casks for our customers to experience right here at Hutchesons. Choosing to have a dram of Scotch malt whisky that was bottled in your year of birth is something very special and unique that our customers can now choose to mark that special occasion in our private dining space or restaurant.”

 

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