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Campbeltown was once at the centre of whisky production. Over twenty distilleries operated there in the nineteenth century, encouraged by the abundance of local supplies of peat, barley from the Mull of Kintyre and a nearby source of cheap coal.

However over-production, too-wide a variation in quality control and the exhaustion of the local coal seam contributed to the decline of the local industry. In addition, the introduction of Prohibition to the United States of America in 1920 caused a gargantuan slump in transatlantic sales of Campbeltown whisky (large quantities had previously been exported to the U.S. due to the geographical location of Campbeltown). Now only three distilleries remain.

Campbeltown whiskies are quite distinctive, with a character which is mellower than that of the Islay malts, with a smoothness and a variable peatiness in the flavour.

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  • Glen Scotia 15 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

    Campbeltown - 70cl / 46%

    A new look and style from the Glen Scotia Distillery in Campbeltown. The Glen Scotia 15 year old is finished in  American oak casks, non chill filtered and bottled at 46%. A signature nose of vanilla oak followed by a subtle sea spray and spicy aromatic fruits.  

     
    £55.99 inc. VAT
  • Glen Scotia 18 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

    Campbeltown - 70cl / 46%

    A new look and style from the Glen Scotia Distillery in Campbeltown. An exceptional single malt whisky matured from specially selected casks that deliver the true character of an 18 year old Glen Scotia Malt. Nose : The higher peat content gives a more sweet and smoky characterand a beautiful roun…

     
    £89.99 inc. VAT
  • Springbank 15 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

    Campbeltown - 70cl / 46%

    The nose is clean and fruity with slight hint of peat. The palate is smooth, medium dry with good creamy oak sweetness. The finish is sweet and fresh. In a word, superb!!!  Voted Best Campbeltown Malt and Best Campbeltown Malt (13y/o-20y/o) at 2009 World Whisky Awards. Rwm Favourite

     
    £64.99 inc. VAT
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