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GlenDronach Scotch Whisky Distillery

GlenDronach Distillery, Forgue, Aberdeenshire AB54 6DA
Tel: +44 (0)1466 730202

GlenDronach Distillery General Information
Current Owners click text for detailsThe BenRiach Distillery Company Ltd
Location Speyside
Water source "The Source" a spring east of the distillery.
Stills 2 x wash stills and 2 x spirit stills
Capacity per year 1,400,000 Litres
Status Active/Producing

GlenDronach Distillery History
1826 GlenDronach Distillery Co (James Allardes)
1920 Captain Charles Grant
1960 Purchased by William Teachers & Sons Ltd
1966 Number of stills increased from 2 - 4
1976 William Teachers & Sons Ltd join Allied Breweries
2000 Mothballed
2002 Production commenced again
2008 Purchased by the The BenRiach Distillery Company Ltd

GlenDronach Distillery Comments
Coal fired stills
Floor maltings
Illicit distilling took place for many years prior to 1826
Important part of Teacher's blended whiskies

GlenDronach Distillery Bottlings
click text for detailsGlenDronach 12 Year Old Original
GlenDronach 15 Year Old - Revival 

GlenDronach 18 Year Old - Allardice 

GlenDronach 21yo Year Old - Parliament 


GlenDronach Distillery Independent Bottlings

GlenDronach Distillery Awards
Silver medal @ 1996 International Wine & Spirits Competition 

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GlenDronach Distillery Visitor Centre Information
Contact +44 (0)1466 730202
Visitor Centre and Gift Shop opening times May - September
Mon - Sun: 10am - 4.30pm
October - April
Mon - Fri: 10am - 4.30pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Guided tours The GlenDronach Discovery Tour
Regular tours from 10am (last tour 3pm)
Connoisseur's Experience
Monday & Wednesday only (advance booking required)
Admission charge £5
Location Situated on the B9001 off the A97 from Huntly to Banff, the distillery is within easy reach of most tourist routes.

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