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Benromach

Benromach House Invererne Road, Forres IV36 3EB, Scotland
+44 1309 675968
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3-Day Speyside Whisky Tour from Edinburgh
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Located on the outskirts of the ancient market town of Forres lies Benromach Distillery. From a small and almost lost distillery emerged a single malt withdistinctive qualities reflecting its hand made credentials as well as encapsulating the self-reliance, sophistication and modern values of Scotland today.Established in 1898, the distillery experienced many closures and changes in ownership prior to 1993, when malt whisky specialists, Gordon & MacPhail rescued it. Following an extensive reinstallation project, embracing the distillery's original character, Benromach was officially re-opened by HRH The Prince of Wales in 1998.Just three experienced distillers create Benromach using the finest Scottish barley and the purest spring water from the nearby Romach Hills. They personally ensure that only the highest quality spirit is filled into sturdy oak casks before being left to mature at Benromach Distillery for many years.
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Benromach House Invererne Road, Forres IV36 3EB, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were here with a group of whisky enthousiasts and did a tour here. Highly reccomendable as this distillery is owned by Gordon & MacPhail independent bottler and spirit merchants. There are plenty expressions to taste and you can buy the majority in the country...More

Thank Huurman1968
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice staff at this little distillery. Tour took about one hour, unfortunately there is no photography allowed inside the building. You get a wee dram after the tour and have the option to taste some more of their whisky.

Thank Aluyada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we dropped in and had a tour, well worth it. A wonderful tour, a great guide with great knowledge and such a brilliant building. So glad they have restored it and whisky is now flowing from this distillery. Oh, the whisky ain't bad...More

Thank Countryciderman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful cottage distillery exhibiting the true craft of whisky making - not the mechanical style which many of the large distilleries have become. Tour was very informative and friendly. We truly felt welcomed. And to top it off the product is top notch.

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having done tours at distilleries of varying sizes, I was interested in Benromach as about the smallest distillery in the Speyside area. The buildings are attractive & they have a lovely reception area with items for sale & a place to relax & enjoy a...More

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well what a way to start the day, albeit i was accompanying friends who were the lucky ones to get to taste the Whisky. I was very impressed at the warm welcome and professional service and informative manner of the staff. It is a very...More

Thank HAMISH M
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My husband is a big fan of whisky and we have visited lots of different distilleries over the years (I am also a former distillery tour guide). My husband did the Contrast Tour whilst I did the standard tour. Robert could not have been more...More

Thank PianoGill
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited Benromach distillery earlier today and had a truly great experience. Our tour guide Robert was incredibly knowledgable and really conveyed the family spirit and tradition in which the distillery is operated. My wife took the Classic tour, whilst I enjoyed...More

Thank Ewan A
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Benromach is a small family run Distillery and is certainly worth a visit. Friendly welcome and the tour by Alec was fun and very interesting. My husband's favourite bit-the tasting of course and loved each and every one! Probably worth pre booking during holiday times...More

Thank Ecosse Claire
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Benromach Distillery is very small and intimate. After a decade or so shut in the 1980s and 1990s it had to be refurbished and then completely re-equipped with distillery kit. In the late 1990s therefore the current management started off with very much a blank...More

Thank Alastair J
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