The Balvenie Distillery

  • Region: Speyside, Scotland.
  • Founded: 1892
  • Status: Active
  • Owner: William Grant & Sons
  • Water source: Robbie Dubh
  • Stills: 5x Wash 6x Spirit
  • Capacity: 5.6 million litres per annum


In early 1892 work began to convert an 18th-century mansion (Balvenie New House) into a distillery. The building took fifteen months to complete, and on 1 May 1893, the first distillation took place at the Balvenie Distillery.

Balvenie whisky reviews:

Official Bottling

Independent Bottling