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Glenkinchie Distillery



 

Distillery Details


Meaning:
EN: Valley of the Family Quincey
DE: Tal der Familie Quincey
Region:
Lowlands
Location:
Pencaitland, East Lothian
Founded:
1837 by John & George Rate
Owner:
Diageo
Status:
Active
Capacity:
2.500.000 LPA
Notes:
One of the original classic malts
Open coal fired stills until 1960
When Glenkinchie was founded, there were 115 active distilleries in the Lowlands - there are now only 5 left
One of the largest wash stills in the industry
Cut point on the spirit run is unusually high (65%), which leads to a very light spirit
Of the 3 dunnage warehouses on site, one has three floors - this is very unusual

 

 

Glenkinchie Distillery



 

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