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Fettercairn Scotch Whisky Distillery

Fettercairn Distillery, Laurencekirk , Kincardineshire AB30 1YE
Tel: +44 (0)1561 340205

Fettercairn Distillery General Information
Current Owners click for detailsWhyte and Mackay Ltd (Emperador)
Location Highlands (East)
Water source Springs in the Cairngorm Mountains.
Stills 2 x wash stills and 2 x spirit stills
Capacity per year 2.300,000 Litres
Status Active/Producing
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Fettercairn Distillery History
1824 Distillery founded
1887-90 Reconstructed after fire damage
1926 Silent
1939 Acquired by National Distillers of America
1966 Stills increased from 2-4
1971 Acquired by the Tomintoul-Glenlivet Distillery Co Ltd
1973 Scottish & Universal Investment Trust (Whyte & Mackay Distillers)
2001 Whyte & Mackay own Fettercairn

Fettercairn Distillery Comments
One of the oldest licensed distilleries in Scotland

Fettercairn Distillery Bottlings
click text for detailsFettercairn 12 yo single malt 1824
Fettercairn Single cask bottling 15 yo sherry wood
Fettercairn Single cask bottling 15 yo American oak
Fettercairn Fior single malt


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Fettercairn Distillery Visitor Centre Information
Contact +44 (0)1561 340205
May-September Tue-Sat 10.00am - 17:00pm
Comments Groups by arrangement in advance.
Tour times 10.00am -16.00pm
Admission charge £5 admission charge for over 18’s (which includes a dram)

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