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Benromach

Benromach House Invererne Road, Forres IV36 3EB, Scotland
+44 1309 675968
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Located on the outskirts of the ancient market town of Forres lies Benromach Distillery. From a small and almost lost distillery emerged a single malt withdistinctive qualities reflecting its hand made credentials as well as encapsulating the self-reliance, sophistication and modern values of Scotland today.Established in 1898, the distillery experienced many closures and changes in ownership prior to 1993, when malt whisky specialists, Gordon & MacPhail rescued it. Following an extensive reinstallation project, embracing the distillery's original character, Benromach was officially re-opened by HRH The Prince of Wales in 1998.Just three experienced distillers create Benromach using the finest Scottish barley and the purest spring water from the nearby Romach Hills. They personally ensure that only the highest quality spirit is filled into sturdy oak casks before being left to mature at Benromach Distillery for many years.
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Benromach House Invererne Road, Forres IV36 3EB, Scotland
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

I wanted to visit a unique distillery in Scotland and after trying their whisky, I chose Benromach. Everyone there was so incredibly friendly and passionate about the whisky, I am really happy I chose them over a larger more mainstream distillery. The tour was fantastic,...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

An excellent tour by George; distilling in process, lots of life brought to the tour - very well recommended.

1  Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We had never been on a distillery tour before and as we were staying in Nairn, this was accessible for us. So glad we did. Visiting out of season, no queue and so much more personal. We 'toured' the site with the very knowledgeable and...More

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Tour was about an hour. Not part of big conglomerate so this distillery was very different from he other one we saw (Blair Athol in Pitlochry). Both were very interesting and recommended.

Thank ac2901
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We visited in November, out of season. As the two of us were the only ones on the tour I expected a brief run around and little interest; the complete opposite was the case. Our guide was interesting, informative and quickly ascertained our level of...More

Thank WestBromwichBaggie
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I visited the distillery in November having been visiting Lossiemouth for the Remembrance service. Having visited a lot of the bigger distilleries I was not sure what to expect from Benromach. Well where do I start? There were only three people on the tour I...More

3  Thank John B
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Popped in on a cycle ride around Forres and was very pleased with the reception I received. I didn't have time for the full tour but did have a chat with one of the staff who was very helpful and assisted me with my selection....More

Thank David C
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I have been on the distillery tour twice a few years apart. On the second tour the distillery has incorporated a welcome video with the history of the company, which was a nice touch. The staff are very friendly and knowledgeable and welcome questions. It...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This a small distillery in Forres just off the main road East from Inverness. It is owned by a well known Elgin-based retailer and whisky specialist, Gordon and McPhail. Informative tour with film presentation at start and tasting at end. One of very few producers...More

Thank RMartinL101
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Benromach was recommended to us . . . and our experience confirmed that recommendation. Given that the distillery is small, there is the "personal touch" in everything they do. We had a wonderful visit and informative tour (thanks, Brian!) and even got to meet the...More

Thank TaxProf
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