Braeval

Owner.. Chivas brothers ltd. Founded.. 1973. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 4 000 000 litres. Tel.. 01542 783042 Web

Bruichladdich

Owner.. Remy cointreau. Founded.. 1881. Region.. Islay. Capacity.. 1 500 000 litres. Tel.. 01496 850221 Web.. http://www.bruichladdich.com Visitor centre. Tours. Bottle your own [ 2 casks available] At Bruichladdich, we believe the whisky industry has been stifled by industrialisation and self-interest – huge organisations have developed that require a stable status quo to ensure that…

Bunnahabhain

Owner.. Burn Stewart distillers. Founded.. 1881. Region.. Islay. Capacity.. 2 700 000 litres Tel.. 01496 840646 Web.. http://www.bunnahabhain.com Visitor centre. Tours. Bottle your own [20cl bottle, 3 casks]   To enter the Bunnahabhain distillery is to walk into a story of a seafaring adventure. You’re on-board a ship sailing ever forward in its search for…

Caol illa

Owner.. Diageo. Founded.. 1846. Region.. Islay. Capacity.. 6 500 000 litres Tel.. 01496 302760 Web.. http://www.malts.com Visitor centre. Tours. Islay’s hidden gem, nestled down at the sleepy bay of Caol Ila lies the islands biggest distillery. Like all of Islay’s distilleries Caol Ila is surrounded in some if Scotland’s most beautiful scenery. Sitting on the…

Cardhu

Owner.. Diageo. Founded.. 1824. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 3 400 000 litres Tel.. 01479 874635 Web.. http://www.discovering-distilleries.com Visitor centre. Tours.   The distillery was set up by John Cumming, who had previously been a whisky smuggler, in 1824. The distillery was sited high up on Mannoch Hill, above the River Spey due to the peat softening…

Clynelish

Owner.. Diageo. Founded.. 1967. Region.. Highlands. Capacity.. 4 800 000 litres Tel.. 01408 623003 Web.. http://www.malts.com visitor centre   Clynelish Distillery is a distillery near Brora, Sutherland in the Highlands of Scotland. The distillery was built in 1968, adjacent to the original Clynelish distillery which was closed. Confusingly the original distillery was reopened in May…

Cragganmore

Owner.. Diageo. Founded.. 1869. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 2 200 000 litres. Tel.. 01479 874700 Web.. http://www.malts.com visitor centre Cragganmore distillery is situated in the village of Ballindalloch in Banffshire, Scotland. The distillery was founded in 1869 by John Smith on land leased from Sir George Macpherson-Grant. The site was chosen by Smith both for its…

Craigellachie

Owner.. John Dewar & sons. Founded.. 1891. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 4 000 000 litres. Tel.. 01340 872971 Web.. What does Craigellachie mean? It means ‘ROCKY HILL’. Because it’s a hill and it is rocky.   Even when styles changed and the other distilleries moved on, Peter Mackie dug his heels into the craggy Craigellachie rock….

Dalmore

Owner.. Whyte & Mackey ltd. Founded.. 1839. Region.. Highlands. Capacity.. 3 700 000 litres. Tel.. 01349 882362 Web.. http://www.thedalmore.com visitor centre. Tours… The legend of The Dalmore dates back to 1263, when Colin of Kintail, Chief of the clan Mackenzie, saved King Alexander III of Scotland from a charging stag. As a reward the grateful…

Dalwhinnie

Owner.. Disgeo. Founded.. 1897. Region.. Northern highlands. Capacity.. 2 200 000 litres. Tel.. 01540 673219 Web.. http://www.malts.com visitor centre. Tours…   Dalwhinnie distillery, in the Highland village of Dalwhinnie in Scotland, produces Single malt Scotch whisky classified among the Speyside Single Malts. The distillery was founded with the name of the nearby town Strathspey in…

Deanston

Owner.. Burn Stewart distillers. Founded.. 1965. Region.. Southern highlands. Capacity.. 3 000 000 litres. Tel.. 01786 843010 Web.. http://www.deanstonmalt.com   Our story begins in 1785 with the opening of the Deanston Cotton Mill – the very building that would one day become home to our fine single malt. The mill, which manufactured cotton sheets and…

Edradour

Owner.. Signatory vintage scotch whisky co. Ltd Founded.. 1825. Region.. Southern highlands. Capacity.. 130 000 litres. Tel.. 01796 472095 Web.. http://www.edradour.com visitor centre. Tours… This little distillery steeped in history and quietly producing world class whisky is as unassuming and as natural as the fields and sky surrounding it. Travel with us through time and…

Fettercairn

Owner.. Whyte & mackay ltd. Founded.. 1824. Region.. Eastern highlands. Capacity.. 2 300 000 litres. Tel.. 01561 340205 Web.. http://www.fettercairndistillery.co.uk visitor centre. Tours. Fettercairn Distillery was founded in 1824 by Alexander Ramsay, owner of the Fasque estate, who converted a corn mill at Nethermill into a distillery. After losing his fortune, Alexander was forced to…

Glenallachie

Owner.. Billy Walker. Founded.. 1967. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 4 000 000 litres. Tel.. 01542 783042 Web..

Glenburgie

Owner.. Chivas Brothers. Founded.. 1810. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 4 200 000 litres. Tel.. 01343 850258 Web..

Glendronach

Owner.. Brown -foreman Founded.. 1826. Region.. Highlands. Capacity.. 1 400 000 litres. Tel.. 01466 730202 Web.. http://www.glendronachdistillery.com visitor centre……. Yes Tours……..Yes Bottle your own…….Yes In 1826 the exuberant and extroverted James Allardice founded the distillery and produced his ‘Guid GlenDronach’ single malt. Down the years, the distillery he created has thrived under the stewardship of…