Glen Garioch distillery, located in the serene Scottish Highlands, stands as a testament to the rich heritage and time-honored traditions of whisky production. With a history dating back to 1797, this distillery has carved a distinguished reputation for itself, captivating connoisseurs with its exceptional single malt Scotch whiskies.
Nestled in the quaint village of Oldmeldrum, Aberdeenshire, Glen Garioch boasts a picturesque setting surrounded by rolling hills and crystal-clear streams. Just 17 miles from Aberdeen in the very north-eastern tip of Scotland, Glen Garioch is the most easterly Scotch Whisky distillery not just in Scotland but the world.
The distillery’s commitment to craftsmanship is evident in every aspect of its operations. From the traditional malting floor, where locally grown barley is hand-turned, to the copper pot stills that lend character to the spirits, every step is executed with meticulous attention to detail.
Glen Garioch whiskies are known for their distinct character, often characterized by a balance of fruity, floral, and malty notes, reflecting the unique terroir of the region. Visitors to Glen Garioch are treated to an immersive experience, with guided tours offering insights into the whisky-making process and the chance to sample the distillery’s finest expressions.