Glenfarclas celebrates 185 years!

One of the most common questions whisky fans ask is "How long has Glenfarclas been around for?" The answer is - we genuinely don't know. We have a painting showing whisky production from 1791, but there is no evidence of a licensed distillery here at that time - and it's clear from the [...]

Glenfarclas celebrates 185 years!2021-06-03T10:37:14+00:00

Visiting Glenfarclas

Here at Glenfarclas our number one priority is the safety and welfare of our first class team which is why the decision was taken to follow government advice and close the distillery until further notice. Stay safe everyone, and in the meantime have a dram!  Callum Fraser  Distillery Manager 24/03/2020 [...]

Visiting Glenfarclas2020-03-24T15:02:07+00:00

Icons of Whisky Scotland Winner 2020

Over the last decade, Glenfarclas has experienced some of the busiest periods of production since legal distilling began at the distillery some 180 years ago. Record-breaking production levels have been expertly overseen by our fantastic production team, who were also paramount to the successful introduction of upgrades to the still house in summer [...]

Icons of Whisky Scotland Winner 20202020-08-18T09:55:45+00:00

Glenfarclas 2019 Events Calendar

For more information about any of the below events, please contact info@glenfarclas.com Chichibu Whisky Matsuri 2019 Chichibu, Saitama, Japan, 17th February Nichols And Perks, Stourbridge The Midlands, 22nd  - 23rd March Glenfarclas Tasting events in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, 25th – 28th March Whisky, Rum And Wine Master Test, Hotel Marinela, Sofia, Bulgaria 29th – 30th [...]

Glenfarclas 2019 Events Calendar2019-10-08T13:55:03+00:00

Glenfarclas 2018 Events Calendar

For more information about any of the below events, please contact info@glenfarclas.com April 18th - 22nd - Limburg Whisky Festival May 3rd - 7th Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival May 11th - 13th - International bar show Tokyo September 21st - Whisky Live Paris October 5th – 7th - Potstill Festival Amersfoort October 20th [...]

Glenfarclas 2018 Events Calendar2018-04-20T15:16:08+00:00

MARKETING EXECUTIVE APPOINTED KEEPER OF THE QUAICH

Glenfarclas Marketing Executive Ian McWilliam, has been made a Keeper of The Quaich in recognition of his service and contribution to the whisky industry over 26 years. Ian joined J&G Grant as Assistant Head Warehouseman in 1991 and after 14 years in production, including the position of Assistant Manager, he moved to the [...]

MARKETING EXECUTIVE APPOINTED KEEPER OF THE QUAICH2017-12-22T11:17:55+00:00

International Sales Executive

We are delighted to welcome Deborah Stewart to our international sales team based here at the distillery. Deborah has been working in the whisky industry for half her life, most recently in Switzerland. “I am absolutely thrilled to be joining Glenfarclas. It is an honour to join this family run team and I [...]

International Sales Executive2017-12-22T10:50:55+00:00

PRODUCTION MANAGER APPOINTED KEEPER OF THE QUAICH

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 [...]

PRODUCTION MANAGER APPOINTED KEEPER OF THE QUAICH2017-04-21T13:09:50+00:00

Donna McIntosh Celebrates 25 Years’ Service at J&G Grant

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 [...]

Donna McIntosh Celebrates 25 Years’ Service at J&G Grant2017-04-24T11:58:34+00:00

GEORGE GRANT WINS SCOTCH WHISKY AMBASSADOR OF THE YEAR 2017

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 [...]

GEORGE GRANT WINS SCOTCH WHISKY AMBASSADOR OF THE YEAR 20172017-04-20T09:06:34+00:00