PAOLO NUTINI received a souvenir bottle of whisky when he unexpectedly turned up at The Famous Grouse Experience.

The famous singer and songwriter happily chatted to staff and posed for photos at the visitor attraction near Crieff.

It is understood he was on holiday in the area and was also spotted by excited locals dining in the Delivino restaurant.

Stuart Cassells, general manager at The Famous Grouse Experience, said: “We are glad that Paolo put his new shoes on and visited Crieff.

“We're even more pleased that he made a visit to the distillery as part of his trip.”