The Macallan distillery is a single malt Scotch whisky distillery in Craigellachie, Moray. The Macallan Distillers Ltd, is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Edrington Group which purchased the brand from Highland Distillers in 1999.
Laphroaig distillery is an Islay single malt Scotch whisky distillery.
Located at the head of Loch Laphroaig on the south coast of Islay, Laphroaig Distillery is renowned for the rich, unmistakable taste of its whisky which is the favourite of His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales and even bears his Royal Warrant.
Lagavulin is one of the three Kildalton Distilleries in the south of Islay and sits comfortably in between Ardbeg and Laphroaig at the "Hollow by the Mill", translated from the Gaelic lag a'mhuilin. Lagavulin is pronounced as La-ga-voolin.
The distillery of Lagavulin officially borns in 1816 by John Jonston. Records show illicit distillation in at least ten illegal distilleries on the site as far back as 1742, however.
Bowmore is a distillery that produces scotch whisky on the isle of Islay, an island of
the Inner Hebrides. Bowmore, which lies on the South Eastern shore of Loch Indaal, is one of the oldest distillery in Scotland and is said to have been established in 1779.
Caol Ila (Gaelic for Sound of Islay) which is pronounced as col eela.
Caol Ila relates directly to its location, directly on the shore of the Sound of Islay less than a mile north from Port Askaig.
Glen Grant was founded in 1840, by brothers John and James Grant, two
former illegal distillers and smugglers who decided to take out a license. With the sea and port of Garmouth nearby, the River Spey at its feet and barley-growing plains nearby, all the basic ingredients
of malt whisky were close at hand. This time the distillery was legal.