Glenfarclas Production Manager Callum Fraser has been made a Keeper of The Quaich in recognition of his service and contribution to the whisky industry over 27 years. Originally from Stirlingshire, he worked at Deanston Distillery when it reopened in 1990, and climbed to the position of Distillery Manager in 2008. Callum joined J&G [...]
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Take a tour of the distillery with one of our knowledgeable guides and discover not only the magic of malt whisky production and maturation, but the unique history of our family owned distillery. After your tour, relax with a couple of drams in the splendour of the Ship’s Room and browse in our [...]
For the Connoisseur Tour, we offer a more in-depth experience. Enjoy a tour of the distillery and warehouses, after which we will introduce you to a selection of four of the Grant family's favourite expressions of Glenfarclas, including one from the famous Family Cask Collection. This tour starts at 2pm on Fridays in [...]
The Five Decades Tour is an exclusive in-depth tour of the distillery followed by a tasting of five whiskies from The Family Cask Collection, with one from each decade from the 1960s to the 2000s. Enjoy exploring our history in your glass. This is a unique experience for the true whisky enthusiast to [...]
March 2017 saw the family and staff at J&G Grant help Donna McIntosh celebrate 25 years’ service - with cake, gifts and maybe even a dram! In 1992 Donna arrived as a part-time guide, fitting in perfectly as she learned and subsequently taught visitors all there is to know about Glenfarclas whisky production [...]
George Grant, 6th generation of the Glenfarclas family, has been awarded the coveted award of Scotch Whisky Brand Ambassador of the Year at the Whisky Magazine, Icons of Whisky Awards. The prestigious ceremony saw the whisky industry's biggest names competing for a wide variety of awards, encompassing production and sales teams from distilleries around [...]
This month J. & G. Grant introduce the final limited edition to the Family Collector Series, the Glenfarclas 1976 40 Years Old VI. George S. Grant, Sales Director and 6th generation of the family, reaches his 40th birthday today and what better way to celebrate than launch a special whisky for the occasion! [...]
J. & G. Grant are delighted to announce the arrival of the Glenfarclas 1986 Refill Sherry Butts V, which takes its place as the fifth limited edition bottling from the Family Collector Series. This expression represents the 5th generation of the Grant family and current chairman of the distillery, John L. S Grant. [...]
J. & G. Grant are proud to release the Glenfarclas 1981 Port Cask IV, the fourth limited edition bottling from the Family Collector Series. Full maturation in a Port Cask, as opposed to the more typically used Oloroso Sherry Casks, promises an excitingly different Glenfarclas single malt. With only 521 bottles available worldwide, [...]
EDINBURGH WHISKY FRINGE, WHISKY LIVE PARIS, POTSTILL WHISKY FESTIVAL, WHISKY EXCHANGE LONDON, WHISKY LIVE WARSAW, OSLO WHISKY FAIR, SPIRITS IN THE SKY, MILANO WHISKY FESTIVAL, WHISKY FAIR BUDAPEST, INTERNATIONAL WHISKY FEST, WHISKY SHIP ZURICH
Glenfarclas will be present at the following whisky fairs in 2016: Edinburgh Whisky Fringe12th – 13th August Whisky Live Paris24th – 25th September Potstill Whisky Festival, Holland30th September – 2nd October Whisky Exchange Show London1st – 2nd October Whisky Live Warsaw, Poland14th – 15th October Oslo Whisky Fair, Norway4th – 5th November Spirits in the Sky, Belgium5th – 6th November Milano Whisky [...]