THISTLY Cross Cider is featuring in a nationwide celebrations of Scotland’s alcohol producers.

Aldi Scotland has unveiled the line-up for its 27th Scottish Beer Festival, which kicks off today (Thursday).

Showcasing 25 beverages from five regions across Scotland, the festival takes place in more than 100 stores in a deal worth more than £86,000 to the breweries involved.

West Barns-based Thistly Cross Cider’s Elderflower Cider is among those on offer during the event.

Graham Nicolson, group buying director, Aldi Scotland, said: “I’m proud that the relationships we have built with Scottish brewers over the years mean that we can showcase some truly excellent beers to a wider audience, while maintaining everyday amazing Aldi prices.

“The summer event will have beers from five different corners of Scotland, showcasing the breadth of talented producers we have on our doorstep.”