Where is the Aberfeldy Distillery?

The distillery Aberfeldy is situated in the centre of Scotland, some five miles east of Loch Tay and the town of Kenmore and about eight miles south of Loch Tummel. Aberfeldy relies on the fresh water stream Pitilie Burn, which runs alongside the distillery.

Is Aberfeldy a Speyside?

Ironically, Aberfeldy isn’t technically in Speyside. Located in the center of Scotland, near Loch Tay, it is on the western side of the Cairngorms National Park. It is a good two hour drive southwest of Speyside. Traditionally, this malt has been the heart of Dewar’s blended whisky.

Is Aberfeldy Whisky peaty?

Palate: Sweet, malty, a gentle peat but nonetheless the mouth feel is very clean. Vanilla, peaches in cream and subtle oak. Finish: Ginger, malt, nutty nougat and maybe a little grapefruit zest.

Where is Dewar’s Scotch whiskey made?


Is Dewars a Highland Scotch?

Just beneath the Scottish Highlands, the town of Aberfeldy houses the Aberfeldy Distillery (and Dewar’s World of Whisky visitors’ center). From their unique water source, the Pitilie Burn, to their use of only Scottish malted barley, this is Scotch whisky at its finest.

What is the best Highland Scotch?

Best Highlands Scotch Whiskies

  • Ledaig 10.
  • Glenmorangie Nectar d’Or.
  • Talisker Distillers Edition.
  • Oban 18 Years Old.
  • The GlenDronach Parliament Aged 21 Years.

What type of Scotch is Aberfeldy?

Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky.

Is Dewars scotch or whiskey?

Dewar’s proclaims itself the world’s most awarded blended Scotch whisky — gaining thousands of awards to date and medaling three times in the 2019 International Whisky Competition.

Where is Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery in Scotland located?

Plan your Visit. Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery is located on the outskirts of picturesque Aberfeldy, just over 20 minutes from Pitlochry and less than an hour from Perth. Though located amid the majestic scenery of the Scottish Highlands, we are easily accessible from Edinburgh and Glasgow. Enjoy discovering Highland Perthshire.

When did Aberfeldy start making single malt whisky?

The Aberfeldy core range consists of a 12 YO, 16 YO and 21 YO expression. The Aberfeldy distillery was founded by John Dewar & Sons in 1896, but it is only since 1999 that the distillery has been bottling single malt expressions of its whisky.

Where is the Golden DRAM in Aberfeldy Scotland?

Aberfeldy Distillery is nestled within a lush valley in the foothills of the Central Highlands of Scotland. Known as the ‘Golden Dram’, the distillery’s water source is the famous Pitilie Burn, renowned locally for its water quality and famed for its deposits of alluvial gold.

Who is the manager of Royal Brackla Distillery?

Join our Malt Master Stephanie Macleod, Global Malts Ambassador Matthew Cordiner, Distillery Ambassador Gary Ross and Royal Brackla’s Distillery Manager Carol More for an insightful session of whisky chat as they dissect the tasting notes of Royal Brackla’s revamped range, each finished in different ex-Sherry casks with different flavour profiles.