The Glengoyne Distillery
The Glengoyne Way
We dry our barley by air, never peat. This unlocks the subtle, complex flavours of slow distillation and exquisite wood.
Our stills are Scotland’s slowest. Unhurried, our liquid benefits from the gentlest of journeys – developing the unique Glengoyne flavour.
Fine casks need space to breathe. We stack them just three high, in the cool darkness of our stone-built warehouses.
Predominantly hand-selected oak sherry casks are used to mature Glengoyne, creating an unmistakable spicy, dry finish.
The glowing, golden hue of Glengoyne comes from time and wood alone. Why would we add anything else?
We’ve been learning our trade since 1833. Why change something that took generations to perfect?
Caring Nature, Enduring Spirit and Pioneering Independence
“”Glengoyne gives you pause to reflect that it’s only by investing valuable time and infinite care that you can create something of real worth”
“We distil slower than anyone. We spend 6 years preparing casks before they get a single drop of spirit. At a time when the industry is squeezing every last drop out of their distilleries to meet burgeoning demand, we tread slowly and steadily, cutting no corners, never wavering from our belief that Glengoyne is truly ...”
…Worth The Wait.”
Brand Heritage & Commercial Manager