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Welcome to Whiskypedia, the most comprehensive reference guide to the world of Scotch whisky online. Browse through thousands of Scotch whisky brands, bottlings, distilleries and companies to discover little-known facts, intriguing timelines plus old and rare bottles.

Discover Islay

  • Ardbeg Ardbeg Ardbeg Distillery & brand

    Ardbeg

    Ardbeg can realistically lay claim to be one of Islay's sweetest whiskies.

  • Lagavulin Lagavulin Lagavulin Distillery & brand

    Lagavulin

    Diageo's Islay distillery produces a smoky, coastal malt, and was once home to the famed Malt Mill.

  • Laphroaig Laphroaig Laphroaig Distillery & brand

    Laphroaig

    Large Islay plant with cult following.

  • Kilchoman Kilchoman Kilchoman Distillery & brand

    Kilchoman

    Young Islay farm distillery.

  • Bowmore Bowmore Bowmore Distillery & brand

    Bowmore

    A medium-peated Islay whisky.

  • Bunnahabhain Bunnahabhain Bunnahabhain Distillery & brand

    Bunnahabhain

    A substantial Victorian distillery.

Lost distilleries

  • Ladyburn Ladyburn Ladyburn Distillery & brand

    Ladyburn

    Once producing a floral, citrus malt within Girvan's grain complex, Ladyburn's whisky is now rare.

  • Port Ellen Port Ellen Port Ellen Distillery & brand

    Port Ellen

    It wasn't until its demise that Port Ellen’s whisky grew to become some of the most iconic.

  • Lomond Lomond Lomond Distillery

    Lomond

    The first example of a Lomond still was situated at the Lomond distillery in the Dumbarton complex.

  • Rosebank Rosebank Rosebank Distillery & brand

    Rosebank

    This Lowland malt with its gentle, fruity palate, commands a dedicated following.

  • Glen Mhor Glen Mhor Glen Mhor Distillery & brand

    Glen Mhor

    When it can be found, Glen Mhor is a punchy, meaty malt.

  • Brora Brora Brora Distillery & brand

    Brora

    Originally known as Clynelish, Brora has become a cult whisky.

Scotland's newest distilleries

  • InchDairnie InchDairnie InchDairnie Distillery

    InchDairnie

    Innovative Lowland distillery with focus on distilling seasonal flavours.

  • Dalmunach Dalmunach Dalmunach Distillery

    Dalmunach

    The Imperial distillery made way for Chivas Brothers’ modern yet historically-sympathetic Dalmunach.

  • Ballindalloch Ballindalloch Ballindalloch Distillery

    Ballindalloch

    Hailed as Scotland’s first single estate distillery, and the first within a castle’s grounds.

  • Annandale Annandale Annandale Distillery

    Annandale

    Annandale produces two types of single malt whisky, neither of which will be ready until 2018.

  • Eden Mill Eden Mill Eden Mill Distillery & brand

    Eden Mill

    Guardbridge’s Eden Mill is Scotland’s first combined brewery and distillery.

  • Ardnamurchan Ardnamurchan Ardnamurchan Distillery

    Ardnamurchan

    Sustainable distillery situated on the most westerly point of the British mainland.

  • Ncn'ean Ncn'ean Ncn'ean Distillery

    Ncn'ean

    Remote west coast distillery producing a light, fruity and 100% organic single malt spirit.

  • 8O8 8O8 8O8 Brand

    8O8

    Blended grain whisky designed for club serves and named after the Roland TR-808 Drum Machine.

  • Towiemore Towiemore Towiemore Brand

    Towiemore

    Blended malt created to closely mirror the style of one of Speyside’s lost distilleries.

  • Lossit Lossit Lossit Brand

    Lossit

    Blended malt created to taste like whisky from one of Islay’s lost farm distilleries.

  • Pure Scot Pure Scot Pure Scot Brand

    Pure Scot

    Modern blended Scotch designed to appeal to a new demographic of whisky drinkers.

  • Ardnahoe Ardnahoe Ardnahoe Distillery

    Ardnahoe

    Islay’s ninth distillery and the first for independent bottler Hunter Laing & Co.

  • Lindores Abbey Lindores Abbey Lindores Abbey Distillery

    Lindores Abbey

    Sympathetic malt distillery built in homage to the adjacent historical Fife abbey.

  • North of Scotland Distilling Company North of Scotland Distilling Company North of Scotland Distilling Company Distiller

    North of Scotland Distillery Co

    Once operator of the North of Scotland grain distillery in Cambus.

  • Drimnin Distillery Company Drimnin Distillery Company Drimnin Distillery Company Distiller

    Drimnin Distillery Company

    Company founded to oversee the build and operation of Ncn’ean distillery in Oban.

  • Glen Catrine Bonded Warehouse Glen Catrine Bonded Warehouse Glen Catrine Bonded Warehouse Distiller & blender

    Glen Catrine Bonded Warehouse

    Private bottling plant that transformed into a substantial whisky distiller and blender.

  • Loch Lomond Distillery Company Loch Lomond Distillery Company Loch Lomond Distillery Company Distiller & blender

    Loch Lomond Distillery Company

    Alexandria-based distiller and blender which operates the Glen Scotia and Loch Lomond distilleries.

  • The Glenlivet Distillers The Glenlivet Distillers The Glenlivet Distillers Distiller & blender

    The Glenlivet Distillers

    The group formed by the merger of Glenlivet, Glen Grant, BenRiach, Caperdnoich and Longmorn.

  • The Glenlivet and Glen Grant Distilleries The Glenlivet and Glen Grant Distilleries The Glenlivet and Glen Grant Distilleries Distiller

    The Glenlivet and Glen Grant Distilleries

    Two of Scotland’s most renowned whisky families merged to form an alliance during the 1950s.

  • Golden Decanters Golden Decanters Golden Decanters Independent bottler

    Golden Decanters

    Indie bottler of luxury whisky expressions aimed exclusively at collectors and investors.

  • Wemyss Distillery Ltd. Wemyss Distillery Ltd. Wemyss Distillery Ltd. Distiller

    Wemyss Distillery Ltd.

    Holding company established by the Wemyss family to purchase Kingsbarns distillery in Fife.

  • Brown-Forman Brown-Forman Brown-Forman Distiller & blender

    Brown-Forman

    US owner of The BenRiach Distillery Company, and producer of Jack Daniel’s Tennessee whiskey.

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