Home to Scotland's most popular malt that is intensively marketed in Scotland. Distillery is open to visitors with scheduled tours. Situated north of Inverness at Tain on A9.
Address:TAIN, IV19 1PZ
Owning Company : Macdonald Martin Distilleries plc
Production Status :Operational
Source :Tarlogie Springs
Age when bottled :10, 18 yrs
Strength :40%, 43% and cask strength
No. of Wash Stills :4
No. of Spirit Stills :4
Cask Woods :Ex-bourbon
Special Bottlings :"Port Wood"
Tasting Notes :10 yr, 40%
Nose :Beautiful aroma. Fresh and sweet with a subtle hint of peat.
Taste :Medium-bodied with a sweet, fresh finish. One to linger and dwell upon.
Comments :An excellent malt, very popular. Entire distillery output is sold as single, bottled malt.
Description :Glenmorangie (which is pronouched OGlen -MORangie' which means 'the glen of tranquility' in Gaelic) was converted from a brewery and licensed in 1843. The distillery has been owned by Macdonald and Muir since 1918. The water comes from the Tarlogie Springs, and the Glenmorangie 10-Year-Old Single Malt is an extremely popular whisky: medium-bodied with a lightly, sweet flavour. The visitor centre is housed in the original still-house, and features a 130-year-old working steam engine, and stories and artefacts from the distillery's past. Visitors can tour the distillery, and admission charge is redeemable.
Opening Hours :
Open all year: shop Mon-Fri 9.00-17.00, Sat 10.00-16.00, Sun 12.00-16.00; tours available from 10.30; last tour 15.30; prebooking advisable: maximum fifteen per group.
Travel Directions to Glenmorangie Whisky Distillery
On A9, 1 mile NW of Tain, Glenmorangie, Ross and Cromarty, Highland.