Balblair is what you imagine a distillery should be. It sits on an ancient Pictish gathering place, tucked away near the banks of the Dornoch Firth.

The time-intensive methods make for more flavour-intensive malts. In the words of Their Distillery Manager, John MacDonald, “making whisky should be a craft, not a process.”

Founded:

Current owners:

International Beverage Holdings Limited

1790

Water source:

Allt Dearg

Core range

Location