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…

Glendullan

Owner.. Diageo. Founded.. 1897. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 5 000 000 litres Tel.. 01340 822100 Web.. http://www.malts.com   Glendullan Distillery’s water source is Conval Hill springs. There are three wash stills and three spirit stills.

Glen Elgin

Owner.. Diageo. Founded.. 1898. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 2 700 000 litres. Tel.. 01343 862100 Web.. http://www.malts.com 1898 Founded by William Simpson and James Carle right before the whisky boom bubble burst. The legendary distillery architect Charles Doig is behind the design 1900 Building, slowed by the crash, is finally completed and production begins. 1901 Sold…

Glenfarclas

Owner.. J & G grant. Founded.. 1836. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 3 400 000 litres. Tel.. 01807 500257 Web.. http://www.glenfarclas.co.uk visitor centre. Tours.   Since 1865 Glenfarclas has been owned and managed by just one family, the Grants of Glenfarclas. On the 8th of June 1865 John Grant acquired the tenancy for the Rechlerich Farm and…

Glenfiddich

Owner.. William Grant & sons. Founded.. 1886. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 14 000 000 litres. Tel.. 01340 820373 Web.. http://www.glenfiddich.com visitor centre… Yes Tours… Yes Bottle your own…. Yes Cafe….Yes 1887 William Grant fulfils a lifelong ambition and starts building his own distillery with the help of his nine children and a single stone mason. He…

Glen Garioch

Owner.. Morrison Bowmore. (Suntory) Founded.. 1797. Region.. Eastern highlands. Capacity.. 1 370 000 litres Tel.. 01651 873450 Web.. http://www.glengarioch.com visitor centre Tours.   One of the oldest operating distilleries in Scotland – and its most easterly – Glen Garioch (pronounced Geery in the ancient Doric dialect still spoken in these parts) has been making its…

Glenglassaugh

Owner.. Glenglassaugh Distillery co Founded.. 1875. Region.. Highlands. Capacity.. 1 100 000 litres. Tel.. 01261 842367 Web.. http://www.glenglassaugh.com visitor centre. Tours. Bottle your own. Glenglassaugh .. The Glenglassaugh distillery is a malt scotch whisky distillery which restarted production in November 2008 after being acquired by an independent investment group. Following a complete refurbishment by the…

Glengoyne

Owner.. Ian Macleod distillers. Founded.. 1833. Region.. Southern highlands. Capacity.. 1 100 000 litres. Tel.. 01360 550254 Web.. http://www.glengoyne.com visitor centre. Tours. Bottle your own. THE GLENGOYNE WAY.. “Six guiding principles rooted in nearly 200 years of our craft. An unwavering commitment to the environment. And a gathering of like-minded people. This is the Glengoyne…

Glen grant

Owner.. Campari group. Founded.. 1840. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 6 200 000 litres. Tel.. 01340 832118 Web.. http://www.glengrant.com visitor centre.   In 1820, James Grant helped lead the “Raid on Elgin”, the last clan revolt in Scottish history. Legend has it that the men of the Grant Clan were furious at the news that their chief…

Glengyle

Owner.. Mitchell’s Glengyle ltd. Founded.. 1872. Region.. Campbeltown. Capacity.. 750 000 litres. Tel.. 01586 551710 Web.. http://www.kilkerran.com Glengyle distillery is a distillery, founded in 1872 by William Mitchell[disambiguation needed] and completed in 1873. Mitchell had previously been involved with Springbank Distillery but following a quarrel with his brother John, with whom he owned Springbank, he…

Glen keith

Owner.. Chivas Brothers. Founded.. 1957. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 6 000 000 litres Tel.. 01542 783042 Web..   Glen Keith is a modern distillery. When it opened in 1958, it was the first new distillery to open in Speyside since the great whisky crash of 1898.  It therefore contrasts markedly with Strathisla – the oldest in…

Glenkinchie

Owner.. Diageo. Founded.. 1837. Region.. Lowlands. Capacity.. 2 500 000 litres. Tel.. 01875 342004 Web.. http://www.malts.com visitor centre. Tours.

Glenlivet

Owner.. Chivas Brothers. Founded.. 1824. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 10 500 000 litres. Tel.. 01430 821720 Web.. http://www.theglenlivet.com visitor centre. Tours….   Glenlivet is a special place in Speyside. Translated from Gaelic, the name means ‘valley of the smooth-flowing one’. Those who christened it were most likely referring to the River Livet, which surfaces high in…