The Glenlivet Scotch Whisky Distillery was built in 1824 by George Smith and is situated in the Speyside region of Scotland. This is where Scottish Malt whisky industry started in Speyside and was the first licensed distillery in the parish of Glenlivet. The water that is used in The Glenlivet Malts is from the rich spring water of Josie's Well. It is still currently producing all 'The Glenlivet range' of single malts including 12, 15 and 18 Year Olds just to name a few. This brand is also very famous world wide and one of the top whiskies I would say.
The contact details for this distillery are The Glenlivet Distillery, Ballindalloch, Banffshire, AB37 9DB and contact phone number being +44 (0)1542 783220. The Glenlivet visitor centre is an excellent place to visit and the guided tour includes an interactive exhibition showcasting the history of the surrounding area of Glenlivet. You will also be able to taste The Glenlivet award-winning range.
This distillery visitor center was awarded the Best Visitor Attraction at the Whisky Magazing 2007 Icons of Whisky Awards. If you would like to contact the visitor center at The Glenlivet please call them on +44 (0)1340 821720.
The Glenlivet Distillery Tasting Tour by Planet Whiskies
Read about Planet Whiskies tour of the famous Glenlivet Distillery in the Speyside Region of Scotland. This was a tour that the Planet Whiskies team had wanted to complete for a number of years and when Chivas invited us to the distillery, like all whisky enthusiast we accepted. Tours at the Glenlivet are available all year round, but booking advisable. Find out more details about their tour at the bottom of this page. Read more about The Glenlivet Distillery Tour
Read the Glenivet Latest Whisky News
The Glenlivet Master Distiller, Alan Winchester, Honoured With Lifetime Achievement Award: 13th July, 2018
13 July 2018 –The Glenlivet is today celebrating a true industry icon as it raises a dram to its very own Master Distiller, Alan Winchester, who has been awarded one of the most prestigious industry accolades, the International Spirits Challenge (ISC) 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award. Read more
The Glenlivet 1943 Private Collection 70 Year Old Single Malt Whisky: 7th October 2017
This unique whisky from The Glenlivet is one that would be the showpiece in any collection. It's from The Glenlivet Private Collection and is a 70 year old malt. It could be the rarest and most expensive whisky out on the market today. Read more