Glenturret Distillery -distillers of Single Malt

Glenturret Distillery -distillers of Single Malt



Region: Scotland, Highland
Address: The Hosh, Crieff, Perthshire PH7 4HA
Owner: Highland Distillers Co. Ltd.
Founded: 1775 as Hosh Distillery :
Phone: +44 1764 656 565
Fax: +44 1764 654 366
Web: www.famousgrouse.co.uk/experience
Status: Operating
Visits: January- May: Limited acces due to refurbishment.
May - June: Monday - Sunday 9:00 - 18:00, last tour 16.30.
July - August: Monday - Sunday 9:00 - 18:30, last tour 17.00.
September - December: Monday - Sunday 9:00 - 18:00, last tour 16.30.
Notes: Illegal distilling has been known to take place long before 1775…
The distillery name was changed to Glenturret Distillery in 1875.
Has also been known as Glenfinch Distillery and Hoshmill Distillery.
The distillery was closed 1920's -1957.
It is now the oldest operating distillery in Scotland.
The most famous distillery mouser in the history, Towser, resided at the distillery from 1963 to 1987 - having a record score of 28,899 mice - not counting rats, rabbits, pheasants or other unwanted animals on the distillery premises.
The current DM's are Amber and Nectar.
Whiskies:
Glenturret 10 YO Single Malt
Glenturret 12 YO Single Malt
Glenturret 15 YO Single Malt
Glenturret 21 YO Single Malt
Glenturret 25 YO Single Malt
Glenturret 5000 Days Old Single Malt
Glenturret 8 YO Single Malt

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