In 1960, when it was set up,Tormore Whisky Distillery became the first new distillery in Scotland this century.

Address  :GRANTOWN-ON-SPEY, Morayshire PH26 3LR

Telephone  :01807-510244

Owning Company  :Allied Distillers Ltd.

Production Status  :Operational

Established  :1958-60

Source  :The Achvochkie Burn

Age when bottled  :10 yrs

Strength  :40%

No. of Wash Stills  :4

No. of Spirit Stills  :4

Export Bottlings  :43%

Nose  :Well defined dry aroma.

Taste  :Medium-bodied with a hint of sweetness and a pleasant, lingering aftertaste.

Comments  :After-dinner.

Description  :Tormore Distillery was founded in 1960 by Long John Distillers Ltd, but is now operated by Allied Distillers. It has had eight stills since 1972 and takes water from the Achvochkie Burn: the Tormore 10-Year-Old Single Malt is a medium-bodied, slightly sweet malt. The distillery can be visited but by appointment only ? telephone in advance.

Directions  :On A95, 7 miles S of Aberlour, E of Advie, Tormore, Highland.

Rating  :***

Opening Hours  :By appt only ? tel in advance.

Visits by appointment only

Grantown-On -Spey

Travel Directions to Tormore Whisky Distillery

On A95 between Grantown and Bridge of Avon

Tuesday, 16 April 2013