Aberfeldy

Owner.. John Dewar & sons. Founded.. 1896. Region.. Highlands. Capacity.. 3 500 000 litres. Tel.. 01887 822010 Web.. Www.dewarswow.com Visitor centre. Tours. Bottle your own. Scotland’s iconic DEWAR’S® Aberfeldy Distillery Visitor Centre in Aberfeldy celebrates DEWAR’S portfolio and provides visitors with a more in-depth and engaging experience, showcasing historic memoirs, some of which have never…

Aberlour

Owner.. Chivas bros ltd. Founded.. 1826. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 3 800 000 litres. Tel.. 01340 881249 Web.. http://www.aberlour.com Visitor centre. Tours. Bottle your own(2 casks, bourbon and sherry) You hear of music being played to plants or cows. But not to barrels, like the Aberlour distillery manager who used to serenade the casks of maturing…

Allt-a-bhainne

Owner.. Chivas bros ltd. Founded.. 1975. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 4 000 000 litres. Tel.. 01542 783200 Web..

Ardbeg

Owner.. Glenmorangie co. (Moët hennessay) Founded.. 1815. Region.. Islay. Capacity.. 1 300 000 litres. Tel.. 01496 302244 Web.. http://www.ardbeg.com Visitor centre. Tours. To feel the true spirit of Ardbeg, visit the Distillery. Stand on the grassy mound that rises between the buildings and the sea. The sight of the pagoda roofs crowning white-washed walls before…

Ardmore

Owner.. Beam suntory. Founded.. 1898. Region.. Highland. Capacity.. 5 550 000 litres. Tel.. 01464 831213 Web.. http://www.ardmorewhisky.com Tours by appointment only [Tailored to suit] bottle purchase available, no card transaction.

Arran

Owner.. Isle of Arran distillers. Founded.. 1993. Region.. Islands (Arran) Capacity.. 750 000 litres. Tel.. 01770 830264 Web.. http://www.arranwhisky.com Visitor centre. Tours. The perfect location, naturally Arran is both beautiful and unique. With its mountains, lowlands, glens, lochs and royal castles, it has all the scenery of Scotland and affectionately known as ‘Scotland in Miniature’….

Auchentoshan

Owner.. Morrison Bowmore ( suntory) Founded.. 1823. Region.. Lowlands. Capacity.. 2 000 000 litres. Tel.. 01389 878561 Web.. http://www.auchentoshan.com Visitor centre. Tours. Bottle your own. Auchentoshan triple distilled whisky. Auchentoshan new make spirit is the highest distillate of any single malt distillery in Scotland. When you taste our new spirit, strong notes of fruit and…

Auchroisk

Owner.. Diageo. Founded.. 1974. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 5 900 000 litres. Tel.. 01542 860333 Web.. http://www.malts.com Visitor centre. Tours by appointment.

Aultmore

Owner.. John Dewar & sons. Founded.. 1896. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 3 030 000 litres. Tel.. 01542 881800 Web..

Balblair

Owner.. Inver house distillers. Founded.. 1790. Region.. Highlands. Capacity.. 1 800 000 litres. Tel.. 01862 821273 Web.. http://www.balblair.com Visitor centre. Tours. Bottle your own. 1790 Balblair 1790 BALBLAIR DISTILLERY ESTABLISHED Balblair Distillery is established in 1790 by local man, John Ross, although the first known records date from 1749. 1824 John Ross THE ROSS FAMILY…

Balvenie

Owner.. William Grant & sons. Founded.. 1892. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 6 800 000 litres. Tel.. 01340 820373 Web.. http://www.thebalvenie.com Tours by appointment. Bottle your own [usually 3 casks] We still grow our own barley and keep faith with a traditional malting floor, the last of its kind in the Scottish Highlands. Our resident coppersmith maintains…

Ben Nevis

Owner.. Ben Nevis distillery ltd. Founded.. 1825. Region.. Highlands. Capacity.. 1 800 000 litres. Tel.. 01397 702476 Web.. http://www.bennevisdistillery.com Visitor centre. Tours. ESTABLISHED IN 1825 Ben Nevis Distillery is one of the oldest licensed distilleries in Scotland. The distillery is nestled at the foot of Britain’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis, which has a summit elevation…

Benriach

Owner..Brown -Foreman Founded.. 1897. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 2 800 000 litres. Tel.. 01343 862888 Web.. http://www.benriachdistillery.co.uk Tours by appointment only. The BenRiach Distillery was established by John Duff in 1898, close to the Longmorn Distillery which was also owned by Duff.  The distilleries were joined by a private railroad, with a private steam locomotive to…

Benromach

Owner.. Gordon & macphail Founded.. 1898. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 500 000 litres. Tel.. 01309 675968 Web.. http://www.benromach.com Visitor centre. Tours. Bottle your own. At BENROMACH, we handcraft our whisky and make it slowly, the time-honoured way. It’s why our 10 Year Old is brimming with gorgeous classic pre-1960s Speyside character. And every drop is fine…

Bladnoch

Owner.. David Prior. Founded.. 1817. Region.. Lowlands Capacity.. 250 000 litres. Tel.. 01988 402605 Web.. http://www.bladnoch.co.uk Visitor centre. In Galloway, a collection of dark stone buildings sit perched on the River Bladnoch; the Bladnoch Distillery. With a rich history dating back to 1817, Bladnoch Distillery is one of the oldest Scotch Whisky producers in lowland…

Blair athol

Owner.. Diageo. Founded..1798. Region.. Highlands. Capacity.. 2 800 000 litres. Tel.. 01796 482003 Web.. http://www.malts.com Visitor centre. The distillery was founded in 1798 by John Steward and Robert Robertson, originally named ‘Aldour’, after the Allt Dour burn the distillery draws it water from, but closed soon after opening.  The distillery opened again and changed ownership…

Bowmore

Owner.. Morrison Bowmore.(suntory) Founded.. 1779. Region.. Islay. Capacity.. 2 000 000 litres. Tel.. 01496 810441 Web.. http://www.bowmore.com Visitor centre. Tours. Bottle your own. Founded over two centuries ago in 1779, Bowmore is the first recorded distillery on Islay (pronounced ‘eye-la’) and one of the oldest in the whole of Scotland. Islay malts are renowned for…