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Aberlour Distillery

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Address: Aberlour Distillery Aberlour | Banffshire, Aberlour AB38 9PJ, Scotland
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If you have time, the tour here is a must! Our guide was excellent, she was incredibly knowledgeable, and the tasting was fantastic. I didn't like them all but it was great to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Farnham, United Kingdom
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Farnham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If you have time, the tour here is a must! Our guide was excellent, she was incredibly knowledgeable, and the tasting was fantastic. I didn't like them all but it was great to get to experience the different whiskeys and see what I did like. Sadly I couldn't buy a bottle as was flying home but I now know what... More 

Thank JLGH128
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Guide was good and knowageable The whisky tasting was very good with a fine selection of drinks to taste a driver kit was available for those who didn't want to drink all there was for them overall a good experience

Thank john g
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the shop and tried 3 different whiskies. Excellent help and advice from very friendly staff. We went back later in the day after visiting another distillery to buy a second bottle! Ended up with the 18 year old and the 16 year old hand filled. Awesome!

Thank scubaman52
Westhill, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Taken by family and friends as part of birthday celebration. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. A person local to area so able to provide relevant anecdotes to make tour more interesting. Tasting of 5 malt whiskies. Excellent value for money. The shop sold pack of small bottles so drivers could take home their tasters.

Thank Alastair K
Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking to tour the Aberlour (Aber Lau Er) Distillery, choose one of the other tours. The Casks from the Past is only a tasting, but you do get to try their whisky which is only available at the distillery. Great whisky tasting in a really nice atmosphere and you get to keep your tasting glasses! I had... More 

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely setting for a great Whisky Distillery. Our 90 minutes tour was conducted by Emma Reid, a fantastic, patient and knowledgeable guide. Our group of 8 are the founder members of the 105 Club, a Whisky Appreciation Society and we all appreciated the very educational tour of this historic distillery, culminating in a very atmospheric whisky tasting experience in... More 

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Trondheim, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While staying at the Mash Tun in Aberlour, the distillery is only a short walk away. We had an excellent tour guide who managed to highlight the specifics of Aberlour compared to other distilleries, and a great tasting to finish off the tour.

Thank Tom_S_Trdh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a trip with a well presented tour of whiskys to conclude Our guide was extremely knowledgable and entertaining This is well worth a visit.

Thank Lee B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This distillery has a very good guided tour and the whisky tasting was the best of the 5 we had during our trip.

Thank John071
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

This tour was our last in the area and very informative. It's a small distiller but has a fantastic tour where you get to try the fermented yeast mix (ew!) And the new make spirit. The tasting is really generous and I could take mine away as I was driving. There were 6 different tastings which was better than most... More 

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