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Strathisla Distillery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Another visit close to Christmas

Had been here years ago, and since not all distilleries are open end of December, visited this one... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
rudolfb129
Cocktails

Popped in for some cocktails & was served by Tasha who was very pleasant & helpful.Made lovely... read more

Reviewed December 1, 2018
Stephen D
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Keith, United Kingdom
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Strathisla Distillery Seafield Avenue, Keith AB55 5BS, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove all the way from Aberdeen to visit. Checked the website for opening times which assured us they were still open in the winter months. When we arrived all the doors were locked up - no one around. We saw some people inside so...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank biancatt77
StrathislaTeam, Manager at Strathisla Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, I am so sorry that you came along when we were not open. Due to a planned electrical upgrade at the site we are not reopening until 14th Jan 2019, while there will have been engineers on site there have been no Visitor Centre...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had been here years ago, and since not all distilleries are open end of December, visited this one in Keith. As expected, not busy and we had a private tour with our guide Donnie. Even though having visited quite a few distilleries, still hear the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 1, 2018

Popped in for some cocktails & was served by Tasha who was very pleasant & helpful.Made lovely Strathisla Whisky Bramble cocktails which were delicious & value for money We would definitely return

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stephen D
Reviewed November 28, 2018

We had a great tour of the distillery with Donnie guiding us. He was knowledgeable and informative and very welcoming and friendly. The tasting was the highlight... of course ! Really nice shop.. good choices and prices

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DGM55
StrathislaTeam, Manager at Strathisla Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your tour with Donnie, and the tastings of course! Slainte Mhath!

Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had a tour here with just us two. We had Donnie as our tour guide and the Louise made our cocktails at the end of the tour, both made our experience so much more enjoyable. Louise helped make a new cocktail...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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StrathislaTeam, Manager at Strathisla Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Thank you very much for your super review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit here and that you had some laughs with Donnie and Louise. Cocktails are something new for us this year and our team is always happy to help create some...More

Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide Louise was very good and managed to answer all the questions. The tasting room was the best and we tasted a further 3 different whiskies

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 616carelv
StrathislaTeam, Manager at Strathisla Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are very pleased you liked our tasting room. We will make sure Louise gets to hear about your nice comments. Slainte Mhath!

Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

100% recommend the tour. Very knowledgeable and friendly staff. Definitely worth a stop if in the area

Date of experience: November 2018
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StrathislaTeam, Manager at Strathisla Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words and recommendation. Enjoy your whisky explorations. Slainte Mhath!

Reviewed November 22, 2018

David was our guide for the traditional distillery tour. It was a refreshingly authentic tour with the right balance of information and stories for the time. He was a very natural guide who tailored the tour to us which was great given we both work...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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StrathislaTeam, Manager at Strathisla Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Dear Amanda B, thank you so much for your super review. We are very glad that you enjoyed your visit to Strathisla, and we will make sure David gets to hear about your lovely comments. Slainte Mhath!

Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

We had an group tasteing at Strathisla with an large group. Good welcoming and a Quick start. Everything ready for 37 ppl. Our guide made an excelent job catching every question of intrerest from the group. Witch is hard at that size. The sourondings are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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StrathislaTeam, Manager at Strathisla Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Thank you very much for your nice review. We are glad you like the beautiful surroundings here at Strathisla. Enjoy your whisky explorations. Slainte Mhath!

Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

Strathisla Distillery combines both an outstanding product with wonderful staff! Three months ago when we started planning our visit to Speyside, we discovered that Strathisla would close on November 9 (for winter). We were arriving on the 12th. We sent an email not hoping for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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StrathislaTeam, Manager at Strathisla Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2018

It was lovely to meet you both earlier this week, we would like to thank you for being our first official 'Winter Visitors'! I hope your Chivas 18 is keeping you warm as you visit the other wonderful distilleries in our area - we are...More

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Analise V
July 28, 2018|
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Response from Tamara B | Reviewed this property |
Nope - no one under the legal drinking age is allowed into the distillery, but you can do a tasting in the main area!
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UmaDeva
July 25, 2018|
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Response from StrathislaTeam | Property representative |
Hi, Yes. It stops on the main street and is only a 5 -10 minute walk to the distillery. we look forward to seeing you here at Strathisla. Jenna, Supervisor Strathisla distillery
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badrunner2017
August 13, 2017|
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Response from LyleChristine | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the Strathisla website says they must be over 18 to do the distillery tour. regards.
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