Founder: John Dewar
Year Founded: 1846
Distillery Location: Aberfeldy, Scotland
Dewar’s World of Whisky
Aberfeldy, Perthshire, Scotland
Master Distiller / Blender: Stephanie Macleod, Master Blender
Owned by: Bacardi
Dewar’s Essential Facts
- Dewar’s first arrived in the United States in 1891 when Andrew Carnegie sent a small cask to then-president Benjamin Harrison.
- Before starting his own blended Scotch brand, John Dewar sold wine and whisky in Scotland.
- Dewar’s claims it’s “White Label” brand to be the top-selling Scotch in the US.
How you should drink Dewar’s
- On the rocks
- With a bit of water
- With club soda
- With ginger ale
- In cocktails (Drambuie Rusty Nail, Bobby Burns, Enc(rust)ed Nail)