Diageo hosts whisky pairings dinner for World Whisky Day

Diageo, the drinks company that owns Gordon's, Captain Morgan and Smirnoff, is marking World Whisky Day with a whisky pairings dinner.

Diageo hosts whisky pairings dinner for World Whisky Day

The brand has partnered with Firmdale Hotels to showcase five of its Scotch whiskies including the Lagavulin distillery and Johnnie Walker.

The event begins with a pre-dinner whisky cocktail and canapés. Before each course, Diageo Scotch Whisky ambassador Colin Dunn will introduce each of the hand-selected whiskies.

Tickets are £85 and the evening will take place on 19 May at the Haymarket Hotel in central London.