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Neighbouring Balmoral Castle, Royal Lochnagar is the perfect place to discover how Scotch Whisky is made. Watch as our team of operators tend to our traditional mashtun, gleaming copper stills and fill casks at our traditional distillery, which...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Royal Lochnagar Distillery, Ballater AB35 5TB, Scotland
All reviews great tour our tour guide balmoral castle whole process classic malts whisky making single malt tasting room wee dram scotch whisky distilling process traditional methods queen victoria basic tour well worth a visit eric distilleries
Had a great tour around the distillery and a taste of two fantastic single malts. Last tour of the day and very personal one on one tour with Eric. Funny and informative guide. Would recommend. Although the distillery was undergoing annual maintenance, it was still...More
Get there early to sign up for the distillery tour, they book up fast, especially in the summer. Located near Balmoral you can do both for an easy day. The distillery is very customer friendly and do a job entertaining visitors.
Booked onto the Dram at the Dam tour and spent an informative 2 hours at this small but immaculate distillery. Ken, our guide, answered all our questions and explained the whisky making process from beginning to end. The ‘wee dram’ at the end of the...More
Went on the tour, I was the only person on it, so great one to one. Unfortunately I paid for the tour before they said they were not distilling due to maintenance shut down. It was like going around a museum. I did not get...More
Had the dram at the dam tour. Ken our guide gave us a great tour explaining how the whiskey is made and then a short walk to the dam and a taster. Very interesting. Ken was friendly and gave us time to ask questions and...More
Had a wonderful morning on an 1, 1/2 tour at Royal Locknagar Distillery. This was a recommendation by Hilton where we were staying. So glad we listened. We meat at the distillery at 09.30 where we were introduced to our guide Ken. We first watch...More
We have been on a lot (A LOT) of distillery tours. So, our real goal is not the tour, but the information about the spirit. We had a great time learning about Lochnagar and what makes their whiskey and their history. Interestingly, as long as...More
We were warmly welcomed as soon as we entered. Our guide was Eric and he was so knowledgeable on the subject of whiskey. Eric was very considerate as it was icy outside and took us past the icy batches but nothing was missed on the...More