The Good Ole Day’s and Macallan

A Macallan and a memory Do you remember not so long ago when we all had a normal life ? The world has changed over the last few months and “normal” just does not seem to be a word we can associate with anymore, given the total change in the way most of us are…

Macallan Classic Cut 2017 Release

Macallan Founded in 1824 when a license was granted to Alexander Reid in order to produce whisky under the name of Elchies Distillery.. It isn’t until 1892 when Roderick Kemp buys the distillery and re names it Macallan – Glenlivet that we start to recognise the Macallan name.. The name Macallan ’ is most likely derived…

Macallan 25 Year Old (That Boutique-y Whisky Company )

When it comes to whisky just about every man and his dog knows the name of Macallan..  The name just shouts quality and nothing can compare to the whisky if it bears this name !!!   Or can it ?  I have honestly never really agreed with all the fuss about Macallan whisky, I’ve tried some of…

MACALLAN DOUBLE CASK 12yo

The Macallan is famously known for the quality sherry cask used to mature the spirit they produce.  The Macallan works closely with the only fully integrated ‘tree to finished seasoned cask’ company in Spain, to identify the oak trees in the forests of northern Spain, fell the trees, saw and air-dry the oak staves before…

MACALLAN SHERRY OAK 12yo

The name Macallan ’ is most likely derived from two Gaelic words -‘Magh’ meaning a fertile piece of ground and ‘Ellan’, meaning ‘of St Fillan’, an Irish born monk who travelled widely in Scotland spreading Christianity during the eighth century. Mention whisky and Macallan to anyone and they will know the name such is the power…

MACALLAN FINE OAK 12 yo.

Founded in 1824 by Alexander Reid, who was a farmer and school teacher, The  Macallan was one of the first distilleries in Scotland to be legally licensed. Since then, The Macallan has built a reputation as one of the world’s truly great single malts. Starting with Alexander and through the subsequent owners of The Macallan distillery…

Macallan

Owner.. Edrington group.. Founded.. 1824. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 9 800 000 litres. Tel.. 01340 871471 Web.. http://www.themacallan.com visitor centre…   The Spiritual Home.. Easter Elchies House, built in 1700, lies at the heart of The Macallan estate Built in 1700 Easter Elchies House is a fine example of a Highland manor house. The Macallan estate…