Dufftown distillery

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Dufftown distillery is a distiller of Scotch whisky in Dufftown, Banffshire, Scotland.

Founded in 1895 as "Dufftown-Glenlivet Distillery", the distillery is currently owned by Diageo. The distillery operates six stills and has a capacity of 4,000,000 litres (880,000 imperial gallons; 1,100,000 US gallons) per year.[1] It has three wash stills with a capacity of 13,100 litres (2,900 imperial gallons; 3,500 US gallons) and three spirit stills with a capacity of 15,300 litres (3,400 imperial gallons; 4,000 US gallons).[2]

Its Speyside whisky is a component in Arthur Bell & Sons Ltd's blended bottlings.[3]

It also markets single malt scotch whiskies under the names Singleton of Dufftown and Dufftown Aged 15 Years.

Other active distilleries in Dufftown include Balvenie, Glendullan, Glenfiddich, Kininvie and Mortlach.

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  1. ^ "scotchwhisky.net". scotchwhisky.net. 2007-06-25. Retrieved 2013-08-04.
  2. ^ Dufftown distillery
  3. ^ "whiskiesofscotland.com". whiskiesofscotland.com. Retrieved 2013-08-04.

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Coordinates: 57°26′09″N 3°07′40″W / 57.435748°N 3.127820°W / 57.435748; -3.127820