Glenkinchie distillery

Take a tour of our whisky distillery , enjoy an extended tasting session in a breath taking setting. Come and visit our picturesque distillery and experience a real taste of Scotland. We offer a daily transport service direct to the distillery from Edinburgh City Centre.

The bus operates days a week and departs at 09. Few parts of Scotland can boast of more history than this. It is owned by the drinks giant Diageo.

Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky. Clear wort and long ferments have pushed things towards lightness and fruit, while a glance at the enormous stills (the wash still is the largest in Scotland) immediately suggests masses of copper contact and reflux. They are run however to cut down on copper . The whisky distillery lies south of Pencaitlan drawing its waters from the Lammermuir Hills in East Lothian.

South and East of Edinburgh lies the farming country of East Lothian. Here, at the heart of the farming community south of Tranent, since the early 18th century the barley had often been grown on land manured with local seawee ripened earlier and was lighter than grain grown elsewhere . We are looking for Tour Guides to help tell their story of how they make and how to enjoy Single Malt Whisky. The Fanfare Band of the 9th French Marine Infantry Brigade and Pipers Trail took time out .

Come and Visit us and see for yourself how the Water of Life is made and perhaps enjoy a dram or two. All bookings for this service must be done directly with the distillery. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TRANSPORT FROM THE CENTRE OF EDINBURGH, . Glenkinchie in East Lothian welcomes visitors from around the world every year. An exhibition and tour ends with a dram in the bar. No Expedia cancellation fee.

Organisation Type, Visitor Attractions. Address Line Glenkinchie. Age Ranges, No children under years on tour . The nearest Whisky distillery to Edinburgh. The fact that the distillery, lower mash house, yeast room stair well and lower still house areas are all seen by tourists taking tours around the facility meant that the new floor finish would need to . Get details of Location, timings and contact. Find the reviews and ratings to know better.

Free step-by-step journey directions and updated timetables for Bus, Train in Scotland. Book now and pay later! The Porteous mill grinds the barley into grist.

Smell the fermentation taking place in the traditional wooden washbacks.