While we all might have out local favourite, there are some bars that are a cut above the rest - and have been named as finalists in this year's SLTN Awards. If you are looking for a new drinks venue to try, here are 12 bars that are in the running to be named the best in Scotland.
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Running whisky tastings and food matching evenings with local distilleries, this bar has a constantly evolving range of drinks and runs a programme of in-house training.
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Fiddler's has developed a menu to promote the versatility of whisky, which includes suggested food pairings and a range of whisky flights.
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Staff who are genuinely enthusiastic about whisky and always ready to promote new expressions make this a very comfortable location for experts and whisky novices alike.
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Evolution underpins the ethos of cocktail bar The Adamson. Their new multi-serve drink offer the Adamson Cocktail Tree - is available alongside researching new mixology techniques and tastes.