Benromach
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
About
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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  • TeenaB
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Gintastic!
    First distillery tour with my family during their visit here. Really great Gin tour with the lovely and knowledgeable Emma. She really knows her stuff and answered all of our questions with confidence and patience. We really enjoyed getting our noses involved as we went through all the botanicals used in the Red Door Gin, really good fun. At the end we went onto they stylish bar and tried their three Red Door gins and then was offered a G&T of our choice which was really delicious. A really great, informative (and slightly tipsy) tour. I would highly recommend for any Gin lover of even if you're not! Would do it again. Thanks Emma!
    Visited March 2024
    Travelled with family
    Written 5 March 2024
  • Cath J
    Kirkby-in-Ashfield, United Kingdom1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Bring on the Whisky
    Was shown round on our first ever Whisky tour by Robert. I’m so glad we picked this distillery. We learnt all about the processes in the making of Whisky & then after the tour Robert gave us further hints on tasting. Many thanks to Alannah for helping sort out a visit too
    Visited March 2024
    Travelled with friends
    Written 7 March 2024
  • Moni K
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Emma's Tour
    Our journey through Benromach Distillery, led by Emma, surpassed all expectations. Emma's knowledge, warmth and hospitality made us feel like valued guests. In conclusion, Emma's tour is a must-do for whisky enthusiasts and novices alike. Thank you, Emma, and the Benromach team, for an unforgettable adventure!
    Visited March 2024
    Travelled with friends
    Written 1 April 2024
  • Karen R
    Riyadh, Saudi Arabia17 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great whiskey and gin tours. Great value for money.
    Excellent tours of both the Whiskey and the Gin distilleries. The whiskey tour takes you through all the process of production and at the end you get to sample a 10y and a 15y. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and enjoyed talking us through the history of the business. The gin tour was surprisingly much small scale than we thought it would be but had a fun element of squish and sniff of the botanicals that are added to get the various flavours. At the end you get to sample all three varieties and then choose which you’d like as a full G&T. Emma was a great tour guide and we had a lovely chat whilst enjoying our drinks in the mini bar. Excellent way to spend a couple of hours learning about their spirits.
    Visited April 2024
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 3 April 2024
  • Paul M
    8 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Smaller is better
    We wanted to visit a small, independent distillery and Banromach provided just that. Rob and Matthew showed us around as part of a tour and they were excellent hosts. A distillery that does everything by hand is a true rarity these days. We enjoyed a dram or two in their great visitors' centre and I'm would really recommend the 15 year old single malt. A great way to spend a few hours in Speyside. Thank you.
    Visited April 2024
    Travelled with family
    Written 18 April 2024
  • Tcavaldoro
    London, United Kingdom512 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    No Place Like Roamin
    Amazing tour with the new boy Matt. I loved it. In it's current format it's not that old but they are doing lovely quality stuff. Had a great tasting after the tour. Any visit to Speyside is not complete without coming here
    Visited May 2024
    Travelled solo
    Written 3 May 2024
  • Hempi H
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Heritage Tour
    We had the Heritage Tour with Marley and it was really nice. We learned much about the Destillery and the Process how Benromach makes it's unique spirit. To smell and see the all steps and later the Dunnage-Warehouses was great. When we get our drams, Marley guided us through all whiskys with tasting notes after we tried and said what we smell and taste. Thank you for this nice tour
    Visited May 2024
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 15 May 2024
  • Kathie L
    Emmaus, Pennsylvania67 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Solid your, urban location
    Did the tour and tasted the 10 and 25 year. Tour was interesting and thorough. Distillery is in an urban area tucked into an industrial estate… so not really as charming a location as many of the other Speyside spots. The whisky was solid- a hint of smoke and they are clearly a smaller distillery looking to do something unique and authentic.
    Visited June 2024
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 9 June 2024
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Kathie L
Emmaus, PA67 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
June 2024 • Couples
Did the tour and tasted the 10 and 25 year. Tour was interesting and thorough. Distillery is in an urban area tucked into an industrial estate… so not really as charming a location as many of the other Speyside spots.
The whisky was solid- a hint of smoke and they are clearly a smaller distillery looking to do something unique and authentic.
Written 9 June 2024
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kimmywise
5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
June 2024 • Couples
Lovely distillery. We didn't do the tour, but had a flight in the tasting room. The member of staff was really helpful, giving us a good rundown of each of the different whiskys, and the ones we chose were delicious.
Written 8 June 2024
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Jackiemacc
Hamilton, Canada21 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Family
We had a wonderful time here. We only did a tasting but Matthew and Bob were great! Both of them were knowledgeable and friendly and made our visit the perfect way to end our day in the area.
Written 31 May 2024
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Hempi H
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Couples
We had the Heritage Tour with Marley and it was really nice.
We learned much about the Destillery and the Process how Benromach makes it's unique spirit.
To smell and see the all steps and later the Dunnage-Warehouses was great.
When we get our drams, Marley guided us through all whiskys with tasting notes after we tried and said what we smell and taste.
Thank you for this nice tour
Written 15 May 2024
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

Tcavaldoro
London, UK512 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Solo
Amazing tour with the new boy Matt. I loved it. In it's current format it's not that old but they are doing lovely quality stuff. Had a great tasting after the tour. Any visit to Speyside is not complete without coming here
Written 3 May 2024
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

Paul M
8 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Family
We wanted to visit a small, independent distillery and Banromach provided just that. Rob and Matthew showed us around as part of a tour and they were excellent hosts. A distillery that does everything by hand is a true rarity these days. We enjoyed a dram or two in their great visitors' centre and I'm would really recommend the 15 year old single malt. A great way to spend a few hours in Speyside. Thank you.
Written 18 April 2024
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

Karen R
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia17 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Couples
Excellent tours of both the Whiskey and the Gin distilleries. The whiskey tour takes you through all the process of production and at the end you get to sample a 10y and a 15y. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and enjoyed talking us through the history of the business.
The gin tour was surprisingly much small scale than we thought it would be but had a fun element of squish and sniff of the botanicals that are added to get the various flavours. At the end you get to sample all three varieties and then choose which you’d like as a full G&T. Emma was a great tour guide and we had a lovely chat whilst enjoying our drinks in the mini bar.
Excellent way to spend a couple of hours learning about their spirits.
Written 3 April 2024
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

Moni K
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Friends
Our journey through Benromach Distillery, led by Emma, surpassed all expectations. Emma's knowledge, warmth and hospitality made us feel like valued guests. In conclusion, Emma's tour is a must-do for whisky enthusiasts and novices alike. Thank you, Emma, and the Benromach team, for an unforgettable adventure!
Written 1 April 2024
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

Cath J
Kirkby-in-Ashfield, UK1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Friends
Was shown round on our first ever Whisky tour by Robert. I’m so glad we picked this distillery. We learnt all about the processes in the making of Whisky & then after the tour Robert gave us further hints on tasting.
Many thanks to Alannah for helping sort out a visit too
Written 7 March 2024
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

TeenaB
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Family
First distillery tour with my family during their visit here. Really great Gin tour with the lovely and knowledgeable Emma. She really knows her stuff and answered all of our questions with confidence and patience. We really enjoyed getting our noses involved as we went through all the botanicals used in the Red Door Gin, really good fun. At the end we went onto they stylish bar and tried their three Red Door gins and then was offered a G&T of our choice which was really delicious. A really great, informative (and slightly tipsy) tour. I would highly recommend for any Gin lover of even if you're not! Would do it again. Thanks Emma!
Written 5 March 2024
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

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