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Deanston Distillery

Deanston is an excitingly overlooked gem of a whisky distillery located in the central Highlands of Scotland. Deanston is one of the few distilleries whose Mashtuns, a vast cast iron one, are uncovere... View Deanston

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Lochside Distillery

Lochside was a whisky distillery in the town of Montrose, Angus, Scotland. It should not be confused with the whisky distillery of the same name, which existed in Campbeltown between 1830 and 1852. Th... View Lochside

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Malt Mill Distillery

From 1908 to 1962 on the site of the current Lagavulin visitor centre there was another distillery called Malt Mill. Opened by Peter Mackie in attempt to recreate the style of neighbouring Laphroaig d... View Malt Mill

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Tullibardine is a fairly modern distillery, established in 1949 by the architect William Delmé-Evans (who was also responsible for Jura and Glenallachie) and C. I. Barrett a retired Excise Officer. Tu... View Tullibardine

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Upper Drummin

Around 1774 Andrew Smith begins distillation on his farm, he dies leaving this to his Son George who following the Excise Act of 1823, and much to the displeasure of his neighbours, themselves operati... View Upper Drummin

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The distillery with fivenames! Sometimes known as Willowbank, Wilson’s, Dunedin, Lammerlaw and more recently Milford. Distillation began in 1969 when the farm distillery was know as Willowbank Distill... View Willowbank