Aberlour Distillery offers a number of specialist tours and tastings as well as an attractive, well stocked shop
Aberlour Experience See the whisky-making process at first hand and sample a selection of aged Aberlours in an exclusive tutored tasting session. This in-depth tour is relaxed, informal and fascinating; an experience not to be missed. It includes production overview, distillery tour, exclusive nosing and tasting, opportunity to hand fill and purchase your own bottle of cask strength Aberlour whisky, distillery shop.
Advance booking is recommended. Allow up to 2 hours. £14.00 Over 18s only please
The Founder's Tour This tour, created specially for connoisseurs, provides extra opportunities to appreciate the range from Aberlour Distillery. Begin with a welcome dram and a talk on the history of the distillery and its founder. The tour of the distillery allows you to nose different fractions of the spirit run. A tutored tasting follows of a range of expressions of Aberlour Single Malt Whisky, each matched to a high quality chocolate. The climax of the tour is in Warehouse 6, where a dram is drawn from an Oloroso sherry cask. and presented to you in an Aberlour branded crystal glass as a souvenir of your visit.
Advance booking is recommended. Allow 2.5 to 3 hours. £30.00. Over 18s only please
Casks from the Past This tasting offers some very special drams for the whisky aficionado. Aberlour Distillery offers an exclusive new tasting of some very special drams which should certainly appeal to the experienced whisky aficionado. The tasting will allow you to experience the very best of Aberlour single malt whisky matured in different styles of cask.
The sherry cask sample is the limited edition bottling created especially for the bicentenary of Aberlour village in 2012. In addition there will be a sample of Aberlour single malt cask strength whisky aged for over twenty-five years in a bourbon cask and as well as a sample of another cask strength Aberlour of similar age drawn from both bourbon and sherry casks which have been vatted together to show you the best of both worlds. The final dram will be something very old and very special indeed which we are keeping as a surprise.
This tasting will take place in the comfort of the bar in The Fleming Rooms, Aberlour Distillery so numbers are strictly limited. At the end there will be a surprise free gift for all participants. Please note this tasting does not include a tour of the Aberlour Distillery - these are available daily.
Advance booking is recommended. Allow 1 hour. £35.00 Over 18s only please
Please note that all tours are only available in English.
OPENING HOURS - 31st March 2014 to 31st October - seven days 09.30 - 16.30. Winter times please call for details.
For more information and to make a reservation please contact Aberlour Distillery Visitor Centre - 44  1340 881 249 or firstname.lastname@example.org. More details on www.aberlour.com or www.maltwhiskydistilleries.com