THE Famous Grouse Experience has been shortlisted for an accolade.

Located at Glenturret Distillery in Crieff, it has been nominated for the Best Distillery Visitor Experience Award by writer and World Whisky Day founder Blair Bowman in the Scottish Field's 2017 Whisky Challenge.

Stuart Cassells, General Manager at The Famous Grouse Experience, said: "It is great news to be shortlisted for Best Visitor Experience Award, testimony to the hard work and dedication of our WorldHost recognised team in welcoming tens of thousands of visitors every year.

“For Blair Bowman to recognise the world-class venue we have here at Glenturret Distillery and the fantastic whisky experiences on offer is a real honour.

“Everybody has their fingers crossed here."

The winner will be announced in October.