Talisker Distillery, Skye, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on Talisker Distillery on the Isle of Skye which is located off the N.W. coast of Scotland.

Key facts and information concerning Talisker Distillery:

  • Located in Carbost on the banks of Loch Harport on the west of Skye.
  • Has a long history dating back to 1830.
  • Owned by international drinks group, Diageo.
  • Until 1928 the spirit was triple distilled but from thereon double distillation was adopted, in common with other non-Lowlands distilleries.
  • Output is about 2.6m litres per annum from five stills.
  • Spirit is defined as medium-peated.
  • 10 year old is the principal single malt product. Other single malts are:
    • 57 degrees North.
    • 25 year old.
    • 30 year old
    • 18 year old.
    • Distillers Edition
  • There is a Visitor Centre and tours of the distillery are available.

Here is a video clip of the distillery in context of the local scenery.

Talisker 10 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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