Trip Planner: Europe / UK / Scotland / Scottish Highlands / Ross and Cromarty / Tain / Breweries / Balblair Distillery
See the makings of some delicious tipple at Balblair Distillery. In operation since 1790, this is not just any distillery: its 1989 vintage is a gold-medal winner and features in the book, "101 Whiskies to Try Before You Die." Take a guided tour of the distillery for a personal look into the process, and pick out a bottle or two from the collection of over 25 vintages. Put Balblair Distillery into our Tain itinerary builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Tain.
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Dank unserer zahlreichen Trips durch Schottland haben wir schon bei sehr vielen Distillery-Touren teilnehmen dürfen und die Führung durch die Balblair Distillery war eine der tollsten (ähnlich toll fa... more »Thanks to our many trips through Scotland we have may participate in very many distillery tours and the guided tour of the Balblair distillery was one of the greatest (similar to great I found also Strathisla, small tip). We have reserved a tour online, and because we were at the absolute low season there, we had a private tour to speak with Julie. She was absolutely wonderful, has us shows all details and special features of Balblair and the best: I was allowed to take pictures everywhere. This was possible when otherwise so far no Distellery. Really wonderful. The team and the entire distillery Act so sympathetic as the whisky: the Washback are still made of wood, the whisky is colored either artificially (with sugar) or cold gefiltet. Simply fabulous, we would recommend any whiskey lover to visit this Distellery. The try DRAM was also very tasty, I got mine as a driver in a small glass vial (for which I've... had to pay extra in some distilleries) Thank you, Julie!View original
Geraldine gave us a great personal tour to one of the oldest distilleries in Scotland. Having visited Glenmorangie, this was the opposite but in a good way. The process was explained brilliantly but y... more »
The distillery made sure that my knowledgeable kids with their whisky expert father was well looked after throughout. Thoroughly enjoyed the visit. more »
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