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Dufftown Scotch Whisky Distillery

Dufftown Distillery, Dufftown, Keith, Banffshire, AB55 4BR
Tel: +44 (0)1340 820224

Dufftown Distillery General Information
Current Owners click text for detailsDiageo
Location Speyside
Water source Jock's Well in the Conval Hills
Stills 3 x wash stills and 3 x spirit stills
Capacity per year 5,900,000 Litres
Status Active/Producing

Dufftown Distillery History


Founded as Dufftown-Glenlivet Distillery


Production commences


P. Mackenzie & Co (Distillers) Ltd


Arthur Bell & Sons Ltd


Maltings decommisioned


Stills increased from 2-4


Stills increased from 4-6


Guiness bought over Arthur Bell & Sons Ltd.

1997 Guiness and Grand Metropolitan merged into Diageo
2006 Release duty free only as "The Singleton of Dufftown"

Dufftown Distillery Comments

Important component of Bell’s blends

Original buildings were a meal mill until 1896

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