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- Country: Scotland
- Region: Highlands
- Distillery status: Operational
- Type: Single Malt Whisky
- Age: 28
- Bottles Produced: 461
- Size: 70cl
- Delivery weight: 2.00kg
- Strength: 58.3%
About the distillery
Blair Athol Distillery is a distillery in Scotland that distills Blair Athol single malt whisky. It is used in Bell's whisky, and is also normally available in a 12-year-old bottling. The distillery is located near Pitlochry in Perthshire.
The distillery was founded in 1798 by John Steward and Robert Robertson, originally named 'Aldour', after the Allt Dour burn the distillery draws it water from.
The distillery closed down in 1932. The mothballed distillery was bought by Arthur Bell and Sons, but didn't open again until it was rebuilt in 1949. In 1973 the distillery expanded, adding two stills to the existing two.
A 1988 vintage from Blair Athol released by independent bottlers Signatory. Distilled on 28th September 1988 and bottled on the 15th May 2017 from cask number 6791.
This is bottle number 5 of 461.
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