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GLENTAUCHERS 20 years old 46 %
Distilled February 1965
Bottled March 1985
Proprietors: James Buchanan & Co, Ltd.
Wm. Cadenhead, 18 Golden Square,

geen leeftijd vermelding 40 %
Distilled: 1979
Trademark of Proprietors:
Allied Distillers Limited
Gordon & Macphail, Elgin

11 years old 43%
Distilled March 1985
Bottled April 1996
Genummerde flessen
96 bottles
the dram good whisky co, ltd, edinburgh

11 years old 43 %
Distilled 27 march 1985
Bottled 24 October 1996
Cask no. 1647
168 Genummerde flessen
Usquebach Society, Holland

11 years old 40 %
Distilled: 1990
Bottled: 2001
Trademark of Proprietors
Allied Distillers
Limited Gordon & Macphail, Elgin

24 years old 57,5 % INFO
Cask Strenght
distilled 1977
Bottled October 2001
Cask: Bourbon Hogshead
No. of Bottles: 276
Distillery: Working
Wm. Cadenhead, Campbeltown, Argyll

15 years old 56.0 % INFO
Date Distilled: Dec 89
Date Bottled: Apr 05
Outturn 190 Bottles
Society Cask Code 63.15
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society,
The Vaults, Leith, Edinburgh
'Pollen and monkey blood'

Aged 16 years 46 %
Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Speyside Region
Unique Whiskies of Distinction
Fons et Origo
Distilled 1990
Bottled 2007
No Chill Filtering or Colourings
Duncan Taylor & Co, Ltd,
Huntly, Aberdeenshire

Aged 20 years 54.9% INFO
Society Single Cask No: 63.25
Distilled Dec.1989
Cask type: Refill Barrel / ex Bourbon
Outturn 211 bottles
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society,
The Vaults, Leith, Edinburgh
"the magic of flowers"

18 years old 43 %
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Trademark of Proprietors:
Allied Distillers Limited
Distilled: 1991
Bottled: 2009
Specially Selected Produced and Bottled
by and under the responsibility of
Gordon & Macphail, Elgin

Aged 18 years 46 %
Scotch Single malt Whisky
Distilled Glentauchers Distillery
Matured in Bourbon Barrel Casks
Distilled Februari 1996
Bottled Maart 2014
A strictly limited bottling of only
443 Bottles from 2 Casks
1 of only 118 Bottles
Product of Scotland
Bottled by
Morrison & Mackay Whisky Merchants

Founded 1898
VINTAGE 1 9 9 6 43 %
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distilled 1996
Bottled 2015
Trademark of Proprietors:
Allied Distillers Limited
Specially selected, produced and bottled by
and under the responsibility of
Gordon & Macphail, Elgin. Regd. Bottler
The Worlds Leading Malt Whisky Specialist

Since 1895 Gordon & Macphail has worked with the majority of
Scotland's distilleries and today matured, selects and bottles
some of the world's finest and rarest Single malt Scotch Whiskies.

Glentauchers, founded in 1898 was started as a joint venture
between James Buchanan, the creator of the "Black & White"
and "Buchanan's blends and W.P. Lowrie.

The distillery was designed by local architect John Alcock.

Sherry influences with pear and stewed plum aromas, a hint of
liquorice develops. The palate has chilli spice with orange zest,
red apple and kiwi flavours.

VINTAGE 1 9 9 6
19 years old 46 %
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distilled: 06/02/96
Matured in a Bourbon Barrel
Cask no: 1401
Bottled: 04/06/15
Numbered Bottles
Natural Colour
Non Chill Filtered
Selected by The Ultimate Whisky Company. NL

Highland Malt

Mulben, Banffshire. Licentiehouder: James Buchanan & Co, Ltd. Onderdeel van Scottish Malt Distillers Ltd. Eigendom van Guinness.
De eerste steen voor Glentauchers werd gelegd op 29 Mei 1897. Het mouten begon in Mei en het brouwen in Juni 1898.
The Glentauchers Distillery Co was een gezamelijke onderneming van James Buchanan te Londen en W.P. Lowrie te Glasgow.
Buchanan voor zichzelf begonnen in 1884 bracht zijn eerste blend uit en werd daarbij geholpen door Lowrie.
De machinerie van Glentauchers werd door waterkracht in beweging gebracht.
Buchanan bracht zijn blend uit op een heel goed moment, de whiskymarkt explodeerde, en zijn eerste blend Buchanan's blend was een onmiddelijk succes.
Toen Glentauchers werd gebouwd was Buchanan, samen met Dewar en Walker één van de 'Big Three' whiskyhuizen.
De twee Schotse terriers op het etiket van zijn Black & White was een eigen uitvinding, Binnen een jaar had Buchanan zijn schuld aan Lowrie terugbetaald.
Als gevolg van het eindigen van de whiskyboom, ingeluid door het frauduleus bankroet op 7 December 1898 van de blenders Pattison, kwam Lowrie, net als zoveel anderen, in moeilij kneden.
Buchanan hielp zijn vriend en zakenpartner, en nam Lowrie over, en ook de Glentauchers distilleerderij.
In 1910 werd te Glentauchers geëxperimenteerd met het produceren van malt whisky in een patent still.
Buchanan had begin 1900 vijf malt distilleerderijen: Glentauchers, Dalwhinnie, Conval-more, Bankier, (in de Lowlands) en Lochruan (in Campbeltown).
In 1915 fuseerden Buchanan en Dewar.
In 1925 fuseerden Buchanan en Dewar en anderen met de Distillers Company Ltd.
Glentaiuchers werd onderdeel van Scottish Malt Distillers Ltd.
In 1925 ging Glentauchers zijn eigen stroom opwekken.
In 1955 werd een stoommachine geeinstalleerd om de uitbreiden distilleerderij van kracht te voorzien en in 1958 werd Glentauchers op het electriciteitsnet aangesloten.
In 1963 kwamen er twee ketels bij, en werden de ketels met stoom verhit. Ook de mout-vloeren verdwenen in dat jaar.
In 1965 kwamen er vier ketels bij.
Glentauchers was gesloten van 1985 tot 1989.
In Augustus 1989 koopt Allied Domecq Glentauchers.

Caldonian Malt Whisky Distillers Limited bezit vier distilleerderijen: Laphroaig, The Glendronach, The Tormore, Miltonduff, Scapa en Balblair.
Vier single malt whiskies werden korte tijd uitgebracht naar het voorbeeld van de Classic Malts van United Distillers: Miltonduff 12 years old, The Tormore 10 years old, The Glendronach 'Traditional' en Laphroaig 10 years old.
Overige distilleerderijen van de groep zijn: Glenburgie, Glencadam (Old) Pulteney, Imperial, Ardmore en Ardbeg.
In Juni 1995 wordt (01d)Pülite.ney verkocht aan Inver House, in Februari 1996 wordt Balblair gesloten en ook verkocht aan Inver House.
Het water komt van Rosarie Burn.
De Mash tun is 11.9 ton.
De zes Wash backs hebben een inhoud van 60.000 liter elk.
De drie Wash stills hebben elk een inhoud van 17.875 liter, de Spirit stills elk 14.700 liter en worden met stoom verhit.
De capaciteit van Glentauchers is 2.50.000 liter spirit per jaar.
Allied Distillers Februari 2003
Dumbarton Distillery sluit. Het komplex waar ook het hoofdkantoor van Allied was gevestigd, hergde ook de Dumbarton Grain distilleerderij, en ook werden de malt whiskies Lomond, waarvan slechts één botteling bekend is, uitgebracht door de Scotch Malt Whisky Society, The Vaults, Leith, Edinburgh onder code nummer 98.1, en Inverleven.
4 -De capaciteit van de Grain distilleerderij Strathclyde wordt vergroot tot 39 miljoen liter
spirit per jaar, dat was 32 miljoen liter.
Het hoofdkantoor wordt gevestigd te Kilmalid.
Het enorme gebouwencomplex is verkocht aan twee projectontwikkelaars.

Glentauchers Distillery
Mulben, Banffshire
Glentauchers is located three miles from Keith, on the road to Craigellachie, between open farmland and the edge of Craigellachie Forest. The foundation stone was laid on 29 May 1897, on one of the fields of Tauchers Farm, close to the railway line between Aberdeen and Inverness, from which a siding was brought into the site. The buildings, described by the Banffshire Herald as "substantial and commodious", were designed by an architect in Keith, John Alcock. They were laid out in the form of a square, and connected by double iron doors for protection against fire. The supply of water was admirably suitable for the production of whisky, and so plentiful that it could be used for power, thereby avoiding the cost of a steam engine. All machinery was originally turned by a turbine driven by water piped from a dam, three acres in extent,from which there was a fall of 28 feet. The distillery was completed, and fully equipped, within twelve months. Malting began in May, and brewing in June, of 1898.
The Glentauchers Distillery Co. was a private partnership, the principals of which were James Buchanan, of London, a whisky merchant, and W.P. Lowrie, of Glasgow, the stockholder who supplied him. In 1884, Buchanan had set up his own company, financed by credits from Lowrie, to sell his first brand, The Buchanan Blend. The launch was well timed, because total production of Scotch whisky approximately doubled over the next decade. By the time that Glentauchers was opened James Buchanan & Co. had become one of the "Big Three" whisky houses along with Dewar's and Walker's. When Lowrie retired, he sold a majority shareholding in his blending and bottling company, and his share in Glentauchers Distillery Co., to Buchanan.
Many years later, James Buchanan wrote about the first decisive step in his career. "Sometimes I marvel at the supreme self-confidence that upheld me - a young man without capital and practically no knowledge of the business I was embarking in ... The extraordinary thing is that the possibility of failure never once occurred to me. I had it always before me in my mind that sooner or later I was bound to make a success". He was sustained, although of course he did not say so, by an extraordinary capacity for making friends, and by a genius for salesmanship. Tall, slim and elegantly dressed, he attracted attention as he drove to and from his offices in the City, right in the shadow of the Mansion House. Originally, in the words of an associate, he drove "a very striking black pony and red-wheeled buggy, while seated behind was a spruce, dapper 'tiger' or page of perfect poise and deportment". Later he used a victoria and a brougham, "drawn by a particularly fine grey mare, or at other times a blue roan whose action and qualities were superb". Many stories, some based on fact, some mythical, were told about his techniques of brand promotion; but he himself attributed his success to his understanding of the minds, and the needs, of major customers.

At the end of his life, his youthful self-confidence had been marvellously vindicated. He had created a world-famous brand of Scotch whisky, Black & White, had been raised to the peerage as Lord Woolavington, had twice won the Derby, with Captain Cuttle and Coronach, owned estates in four continents, and had given enormous sums to hospitals and charitable causes. When he died, in his 86th year, he left over seven million pounds.
James Buchanan & Co., with other major Scotch whisky blenders, merged its interests within an enlarged Distillers Company Limited in 1925. Ownership of Glentauchers eventually passed to
Scottish Malt Distillers Ltd., a DCL subsidiary.
Extensive alterations and improvements to the makings and the mash-house had been made, and a large new spirit store had been built to the designs of Charles Doig & Son, Elgin, between 1923 and 1925. The stillhouse and receiver room were then described as "splendidly equipped". The whole of the premises was lighted by electricity and power for machinery was supplied by a water-turbine of 12 h.p. There was also a horizontal steam engine of 16 h.p. for stand-by pur-poses.Glentauchers was closed from 1939 to 1946 as a result of wartime restrictions on the supply of barley. By 1955, the horizontal steam engine was the motive force for all the machinery in the distillery and the makings. A smaller vertical steam engine drove the electric light generator and there were two turbines, one drawing water from the "big dam" and the other from the lower dam. The distillery was connected to the national grid in 1958, but used the supply at first only for lighting purposes. The steam engines and turbines were replaced by electric power at a later date.
The two stills, previously heated by coal-burning furnaces, were converted to internal heating by steam in 1963. The still-house, mash-house and tunroom were completely rebuilt in 1965-66, when the number of stills was increased to six.
Springs in the hills provide the water supply for all purposes. Their outflow is collected in two dams south of the road to Keith.
The licensed distillers are James Buchanan & Co. Ltd., blenders of Black & White, The Bu-chanan Blend and Buchanan's Reserve.

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