Strathisla Distillery

Keith, United Kingdom

Strathisla distillery is the oldest continuously operating distillery in the Scottish Highlands. It was founded as the Milltown Distillery by George Taylor and Alexander Milne in 1786 as an alternative to the waning of the flax dressing industry. They leased the land from the Earl of Seafield.

By 1830, the distillery was owned by William Longmore, later William Longmore Ltd. In 1879, the distillery suffered terribly from a fire, but was rebuilt with a bottling plant. Bought in 1940 by Jay Pomeroy, a fraudulent financier, it was later acquired in 1950 by James Barclay of Chivas Bros.

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    alex_islay (10 months ago)
    We were part of the Chivas Cellar Tasting and to be honest, it was one of the best tastings ever! Huge thanks to the whole team!
    Jaspal Dhillon (11 months ago)
    Great experience would recommend to any whiskey drinker and they do give about 40ml for each tasting
    Beverly Baker (13 months ago)
    A delightful shopping experience with the very knowledgeable Norman. Enjoying our mini purchases
    C H (13 months ago)
    Thank you to Norman and the Strathisla Team for a brilliant tasting session, 5 well deserved stars and I'm sure my folks would love to come back and explore Strathisla Distillery and more tasting experiences ???????????
    Luis Arteaga (2 years ago)
    Just great, well prepared with safety measurements in place, unique product that you won't get on any shop.
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