How The Balvenie Balances Tradition And Innovation To Craft Great Whiskies
The Balvenie distillery was founded by William Grant in 1892. Along with its neighboring sister distillery, Glenfiddich, founded in 1886, it would prove to be the foundation of a Scotch whisky and global beverage empire that today encompasses dozens of brands and operates around the globe
Brora Distillery – recreating a legend
The revived distillery filled its first barrel last year but things are very much work in progress. The aim is to recreate that famous Brora taste with the same or replicas of the equipment used up until the distillery closed in 1983. But the problem is that the original set-up wasn’t ideal for making the kind of whisky the team wanted.