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Cardhu Distillery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Share with us the story of the only malt distillery pioneered by a woman. The malt whisky produced here has a warmth and cleanliness of taste which experts describe as "silky" and is used in some of the award winning Johnnie Walker blends.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Knockando, Aberlour AB38 7RY, Scotland
+44 1479 874635
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was a very informative tour our guide Dod did a great job well worth booking a tour if your in the area they even provided bottles for drivers so you could take the samples away.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Grail79
Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed our tour and tastings at Cardhu. Molly was our guide and she was terrific. Energetic, engaging, personable, knowledgeable, a delight to be with. The blind tasting was a fun activity. The glass gift was a nice surprise! So glad we learned about...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic tour of the Distillery, really enjoyed it. It was very informative. Mollie was our guide and she was brilliant, she answered everyone's questions brilliantly. Recommended.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Pauline O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour, the best so far and I think it will be hard to beat. Our £12 tour which included 3 tastings was fantastic value. Connor and the rest of the team, made our visit so welcoming and informative. Would definitely recommend

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Andy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide Molly was as lovely as she was informative and engaging. We learned all about how single malt Scotch is made!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ki K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the £12 guided tour with a guessing game at the end. We thoroughly enjoyed it. Molly our guide was very friendly and knowledgeable and also she was articulating very well so you could understand her even if your English wasn't very good. We've...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ninou R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best experiance this week. The guides tells us wonderful stories. The tasting was fun an we learn a lot of the workingconditions, the coopers, etc. ...

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dirk H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cardhu is our favorite Whisky, so visiting the distillery was a must in our Scotland vacation. We had a tour with an amazing guide Molly! She was friendly and knowledgeable about the whisky making process. The tasting was great as expected. Go Cardhu!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dani P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly environment and stuff. We did a small group tour round the distillery and at the end we did a wee quiz with kinds of whiskeys. Our tour guide Lorraine was great ! And we got to keep our left overs from the whiskey...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank fionamary914
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great distillery tour even though it was during their silent time. Staff very welcoming and even gave us an additional dram as we had to wait for another couple of guests who were running late. We didnt mind as the sstaff were so nice to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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May 2, 2019|
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Response from Alan P | Reviewed this property |
Yes..... you could taste if can't manage tour.
September 8, 2018|
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Response from SCJLA | Reviewed this property |
I would contact them online and book whatever taste you wish. They also allowed unlimited tastes at a small price per taste. Their distillery only bottling of the Cardhu limited edition is a fantastic bottle of Scotch to... More
April 22, 2018|
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Response from FritzBoyd | Reviewed this property |
Just Cardu even though JW owns them.