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Aberfeldy Distillery

Distillery Region:

Highlands

Established in:

1896

Water Source:

Pitilie Burn

History:

1896 Built by John Dewar & Sons Ltd 1898 Distillery opened 1917-19 Closed 1925 DCL 1930 SMD 1972 Distillery reconstructed with 2 pairs of stills 1998 Purchased from Diageo plc by Bacardi Ltd

Description:

Built in 1896 some of original building still in use, distilling started in 1898. Closed 1917-19. A new stillhouse was built in 1973 to house 2 pairs of stills. Visitor centre opened in 1985.

Additional Information:

Apparently, one of the founders of Aberfeldy "Tommy Dewar" was the 3rd person in Britain to buy a car. Major contributor to Dewar's blend. The site is close to a colony of rare red squirrels.

Active:

This is an active distillery.

Bottlings Associated with the Aberfeldy Scotch Whisky Distillery

Scotch

Type

Aberfeldy Scotch Whisky

Aberfeldy 12 Year

Single Malt

Aberfeldy Scotch Whisky

Aberfeldy 9 Year

Single Malt

Aberfeldy 1978/1996 Scotch Whisky

Aberfeldy 1978/1996 0 Year

Single Malt

Glenmorangie Port Wood Finish Scotch Whisky

Glenmorangie Port Wood Finish 10 Year

Single Malt

Glenfiddich Ancient Reserver Scotch Whisky

Glenfiddich Ancient Reserver 18 Year

Single Malt

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