How many distilleries were there in Campbeltown?
Although Campbeltown is Scotland’s smallest whisky-producing region, consisting of just three distilleries (in its heyday there were more than 30), its single malts boast unique characteristics that are considered by serious malt lovers to represent a distinct region in its own right.
What distilleries are in Campbeltown?
By 2010 only three distilleries continued to produce whisky in Campbeltown: Springbank, Glengyle, and Glen Scotia. The Springbank distillery produces three distinct whiskies; Springbank, Hazelburn, and Longrow.
What Scotch is from Islay?
Islay Single Malt Whisky
What is the best Speyside Whisky?
Best Speyside Scotch Whiskies
- The Balvenie DoubleWood 12 Year Old.
- The Glenlivet Nàdurra Peated Whisky Cask Finish.
- Glenfarclas 17 Year Old.
- Glenfiddich Bourbon Barrel Reserve 14 Year Old.
- Aberlour 18 Year Old.
- The Macallan Sherry Oak 18 Years Old.
Which is the smoothest whiskey?
What are the Smoothest Whiskeys?
- Scotch Whisky. Laphroaig 10 Year Old is considered by many to be “Best Single Malt Whisky in the World.” It has a smokey-smooth taste, without being too overpowering.
- American Bourbon Whiskey. American Bourbon is not as simple as you might think.
- Canadian Whisky.
- Irish Whiskey.
Is Aberfeldy a Speyside?
Ironically, Aberfeldy isn’t technically in Speyside. Located in the center of Scotland, near Loch Tay, it is on the western side of the Cairngorms National Park. It is a good two hour drive southwest of Speyside. Traditionally, this malt has been the heart of Dewar’s blended whisky.
Are Speyside malts peaty?
Speyside whiskies are known for being frugal with peat and full of fruit. Apple, pear, honey, vanilla and spice all have a part a role in expressions from this region, which are commonly matured in Sherry casks.