Braeval Distillery

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General
Pronunciation
Translation
Region Highlands / Speyside
Distiller Chivas Brothers Ltd.
Owner Chivas Brothers Ltd. (Pernod Ricard)
Address Chapeltown
Ballindaloch
Banffshire
AB37 9JS
Scotland
Telephone +44 (0)1542 - 78 33 42
LatLong 57° 16’ 16.5” N   03° 15’ 31.1” W
Altitude 355 m
Grid Reference NJ241207
Website
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Open to public Not open to public
Remarks
Formerly known as Braes of Glenlivet. An attractive modern building with a decorative pagoda roof

History
1973
Built by Seagrams as Braes of Glenlivet Distillery, named after the location
1995
Distillery renamed to Braeval Distillery to avoid confussion with The Glenlivet Distillery
1999
Owned by Chivas Brothers Ltd.
2000
Ownership passed on to Pernod Ricard (the Chivas Brothers’ holding company)
2005
Distillery is mothballed (since ????)

Technical Specifications
General Water Source
for production from two springs named Preenie and Kate's Well coming together in a small lake and piped to the distillery, for cooling coming from a river near the distillery
  Annual Output
  Finished Spirit (phenols)
  Blending Roles
100% for blending (mainly Chivas Regal and others of Chivas Brothers), sometimes as a single malt of a independent bottler
Malt Malt Source
  Malt Type
  Malt Specification (phenols)
  Own Malting Floor
  Malt Storage
Mill
  Grist Storage
Mashing Mash Tun
  Mash Size
  First Water
  Second Water
  Third Water
  Fourth Water
Fermentation Washbacks 15 made of stainless steel
  Washback Charge
  Yeast
  Amount of Yeast
  Length of Fermentation
  Initial Fermentation Temp.
  Strength of Wash
Distillation Wash Stills 2
  Wash Still Built
  Wash Still Charge
  Heat Source steamheated
  Wash Still Height
  Lyne Arm
  Low Wines Run
  Low Wines Collection Range
  Spirit Stills
4
  Spirit Still Built
  Spirit Still Charge
  Strength of Spirit Still Charge
  Heat Source steamheated
  Spirit Still Height
  Lyne Arm
  Coolers condensers
  Foreshot Run
  Spirit Run
  Feints Run
  Spirit Cut
  Distilling Strength
Storage Storage Strength
  Average Spirit Yield
  Disposal of Pot Ale/Spent Lees
  Type of Casks bourbon, sherry, refill
  Warehouses
  Vatting and Bottling Location



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