Where: Aberdeenshire & Inverness, Scotland

About:  The Aroma Academy is a global leader in the Training and Development of Sensory Skills for both Professionals and Enthusiasts – with a focus on the Drinks industry – via a series of Self-Learn Sensory Training Kits, Aroma Games and Training & Competency Programmes. It counts many of the leading international drinks companies in its customer base and is on a mission to promote the importance of Sensory Skills to drinks enthusiasts globally.

Based on the premise that the vast majority of the flavour experience comes from the Sense of Smell, the Aroma Academy has established itself as a leader in the training and development of the fundamental Sensory Aroma Recognition Skills vital for spirits, beers and wines production and appreciation.

Located in Ellon, Aberdeenshire and Inverness, the two company founders/owners are Alan Gordon and Dr George Dodd.

The Whisky Aroma Training Kit was the first product developed by the company and a range of “self- learn” Aroma Training Kits for Bourbon, Gin, Wine, Rum and Faults is now available – in addition to Aroma Recognition Skills Training Programmes (both online E-Learning & Classroom) and Sensory Competency/Proficiency Systems.


Must Try: Whisky Aroma Kit