About The Macallan Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Founder: Alexander Reid
Year Founded: 1824
Distillery Location: Craigellachie, Speyside, Scotland
The Macallan Distillers Ltd
AB38 9 RX
Tel: 44 1340 872 280
Master Distiller / Blender: Bob Dalgarno, Master Distiller
The Macallan Single Malt Scotch Whisky Essential Facts
- At a Christie’s auction in 2007, a bottle of Macallan made in 1926 sold for $54,000.
- The Easter Elchies House on the distillery’s grounds, which is pictured on the Macallan label and was the home of the brand’s founder, was built in 1700.
- Not only is there a store at the distillery, which stocks special bottling, but also a large interactive exhibit that explains the whisky production process.
How you should drink The Macallan Single Malt Scotch Whisky
- On the rocks
- With a bit of water
- With club soda
- With ginger ale
- In cocktails (Sin Cyn, Whisky Skin, The Macallan 10 Lords-a-Leaping)