This blended Scotch whisky was produced exclusively for the Swiss market.
Ascot House Profile
Blended Scotch Whisky
Ascot House was an export-only blended Scotch produced by Kintocher Whisky Co Ltd, a trading subsidiary of the Rum Company Ltd of Basel.
Its core expression did not carry an age statement, although a 12-year-old was also produced.
Ascot House History
Ascot House was produced during the 1960s and is now extremely rare. The Rum Company of Basel (now based in Reinach) owned Kintocher Whisky Co though its Glasgow-based subsidiary Acredyke Whisky Ltd of Bothwell Street, which was registered in August 1960. Kintocher Whisky Co. was struck off the companies register in 1985.
- 1960 Acredyke Whisky Ltd is founded, alongside trading subsidiary Kintocher Whisky Co.
- 1960s Ascot House is created and exported to the Italian market
- 1980s Acredyke Whisky Ltd ceases to trade but remains dormant and registered to the present day