Fettercairn 12 year old PX

Fettercairn It is always a pleasure to visit distilleries and Fettercairn is certainly a distillery that everyone should try to get to! the rolling hills in the background, surrounded by the beautiful Scottish countryside add to that a very friendly welcome, what more could you possibly ask for ? Ok maybe a little whisky helps…..

Fettercairn 12 year old

Fettercairn Founded in 1824 by Sir Alexander Ramsey  who was one of the people who had campaigned for the licensing of whisky making.. As with a few other distilleries Sir Alexander Ramsey employed staff who had previously been involved with making illegal whisky. The distillery was sold along with the land to the Gladstone family…

A day in the life – An Interview with Stewart Walker.

An interview with Stewart Walker. I recently had the pleasure of meeting Stewart Walker (Distillery manager at Fettercairn) when I visited a few weeks ago ( 17th May 2019 ) When you arrive at the distillery, like so many others you are greeted with white walls and stunning scenery, you then walk past one of…

Fettercairn 21 year old – Batch 3 – That Boutique-y Whisky Company.

Day 10 and we are back in Scotland, Heading from the border toward Aberdeenshire and into the Eastern Highlands to the Fettercairn distillery.. Founded back in 1824 by Sir Alexander Ramsay who was in fact one of the first landowners who campaigned for the introduction of a licensed trade, he therefore was also one of…

Fettercairn

Owner.. Whyte & mackay ltd. Founded.. 1824. Region.. Eastern highlands. Capacity.. 2 300 000 litres. Tel.. 01561 340205 Web.. http://www.fettercairndistillery.co.uk visitor centre. Tours. Fettercairn Distillery was founded in 1824 by Alexander Ramsay, owner of the Fasque estate, who converted a corn mill at Nethermill into a distillery. After losing his fortune, Alexander was forced to…