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The Old Maltings Coffee Shop

The Old Maltings Coffee Shop


RE-OPENS 13th MARCH 2017

*Achieved Visit Scotland's Taste our Best Award*

Located within The Glenlivet Distillery Visitor Centre, the Old Maltings Coffee Shop offers a wide range of light snacks and refreshments including homemade soup, freshly filled rolls, baked potatoes and a wide range of homebaking, including the world famous The Glenlivet whisky cake. We also offer a variety of hot and cold drinks.

Whilst here, why not also take part in one of our distillery tours, visit our free exhibition or browse our wide range of whiskies and gifts in our gift shop. There is also the opportunity to fill your own personalised bottle of The Glenlivet whisky.

Special Features

The following tours are available at this award-winning visitor centre:

The Glenlivet Classic Tour - This classic tour offers you a sensory introduction to the whole, finely-crafted process of whisky-making in our modern distillery. You'll see the racked casks of slowly maturing malts in a traditional bonded warehouse and then an invitation to toast George Smith, with a dram of The Glenlivet, on the very land he once farmed nearly two hundred years ago.
Cost: £10 per person
Daily tours from 10am and every half hour, and last tour at 4.30pm
Duration: 1 1/4 hours (pre-booking advised)
Maximum group size: 16
Open to visitors age 18 and over
Audio guides available in French, German, Italian and Spanish subject to availability

Definitive Spirit Tour and Tasting - £65 per person
This fascinating experience lasts around 2.5 hours, and includes a full distillery tour with a dram from a cask in one of our warehouses. In our tasting room, guests will enjoy an exploration of the spirit cuts, followed by a selection of The Glenlivet whiskies from our range, enabling them to comprehend the complex marriage of the spirit and the wood in creating the definitive whisky. These tours are held on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 14:00. Other times may be available by arrangement.

Drams of Distinction Tasting - £40 per person
This is a truly special tasting experience of samples of rare whiskies paired with a delicious culinary bite chosen to highlight the exquisite flavours of the whisky. This tasting lasts a maximum of 1 hour and takes place on Tuesday and Thursday at 11:00 and 15:00 and at 11:00 on Saturday. Other times may be available by arrangement.

Other Awards

*Winner of Best Visitor Attraction at 2013 Scottish Thistle Awards*

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Visit Scotland

The Old Maltings Coffee Shop

The Glenlivet Distillery


Cairngorms National Park

AB37 9DB

Opening Times

Daily 9.30am to 6pm (last tour 4.30pm)

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