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Dalwhinnie Distillery

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Established in:


Water Source:

Doire-Uaine Loch


1897/8 Founded and named originally Strathspey 1905 Cook & Bernheimer, New York 1920 Sir James Calder 1926 DCL 1930 SMD 1934 Closed after fire 1939 Reopened


When production started in 1898 the distillery was indeed called Speyside, this being changed to Dalwhinnie in 1905. Closed after fire 1934 and not reopened until 1939. Distillery houses a Meteorological station which the manager is responsible for. Dalwhinnie is located in the highlands, at 1073 feet above sea level close to the source of the river Spey making it the highest distillery in Scotland.

Additional Information:

Major component of Buchanan blends Scotland


This is an active distillery.

Bottlings Associated with the Dalwhinnie Scotch Whisky Distillery

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