Glenfiddich Distillery and visitor centre

Glenfiddich – the Largest Malt Whisky Distillery in Scotland

Until the additional production capacity at the Macallan distillery in Aberlour will kick in early next year, Glenfiddich is the largest malt whisky distillery in Scotland.   (All Images Copyright Johann Brandstaetter) Situated in the Speyside region, the heartland of Scotch whisky production, Glenfiddich produces a stunning 14 million litres of pure alcohol per year (two million more than the now-number two, Roseisle). But make no … Continue reading Glenfiddich – the Largest Malt Whisky Distillery in Scotland

Stillhouse, Tullibardine Distillery

Gallery: Distillery Stillhouses in Scotland

The beating, pumping heart of every malt whisky distillery is the stillhouse. It does not matter whether there are only two tiny stills inside or an impressive array of huge ones, here is what we perceive as the centre of whisky production! And it matters not that the production hinges as much on the washbacks or the mashtun as on the stills. No part of … Continue reading Gallery: Distillery Stillhouses in Scotland