Dewards Whisky

About Dewar’s

John Dewar
Year Founded:
Distillery Location:
Aberfeldy, Scotland
Visitor Center:

Dewar’s World of Whisky
Aberfeldy Distillery
Aberfeldy, Perthshire, Scotland

Master Distiller / Blender:
Stephanie Macleod, Master Blender
Types of Spirits Made:

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


  • Cade posted 8 months ago

    I remember ordering Dewar's and ginger ale while hanging out with friends in the late '90s and bartenders would smirk at my selection. Now, its a suggested "way to drink". Was I ahead of my time or were some bartenders just a wee bit too snobbish?

  • Scotch whisky brands posted 2 years ago

    Nice blog on Dewar’s details, I like so much 12 years old Scotch whisky of Dewars.

  • Chris Pena posted 3 years ago

    Sue why are you shocked?

  • posted 3 years ago

    Your best bet is Bonhams auction house, whose experts can provide a valuation for your bottle:

  • mick posted 3 years ago

    i have in my possesion a1933 unopened bottle of john dewars whiskey dont know the value,but i am open to offers

  • Terry Bovey posted 4 years ago

    Hey,What's Up Kids? Your favorite reporter is on the scene.Yum-Yum,can't go wrong with Dewar's.either straight right out of the bottle,or,with JUST A DRIP OF H2O.Gotta be one of the highest rated Scotches around these parts.let me share a comment with you,"I'VE NEVER HAD A HANGOVER DRINKING GOOD OL'DEWAR'S.Got to be the water that we have in Arizona!!!! Well,have alot of space to cover here.WHOOPS,ALMOST FORGOT SOMETHIN.THIS HAS TO BE ONE OF THE VERY TOP BOOZE MAGAZINES THAT WE HAVE IN THE GOOD OL'USA.REALLY LOOK FORWARD TO RECEIVING IN MY E-MAILS.Be safe,forget that "One More",cause we all want to see you here real soon.TRB

  • Sue posted 5 years ago

    And his is the main reason I read Shockling post.

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