The picturesque Strathisla distillery is located in the Speyside region in the town of Keith in Banffshire. Strathisla is the earliest working distillery in the Scottish Highlands with a history reaching back to the 1700s. It is owned by Chivas Brothers (Pernod Ricard) who made the purchase in 1950 and a great deal of restoration was carried out. The name Strathisla was first used in 1870. It was given up in 1890 but Chivas Brothers re-adopted it following their acquisition of the distillery.
Strathisla is considered to be the backbone and a crucial malt in the popular Chivas Regal blend. The official Strathisla single malt whisky bottling is the 12 year old plus 2019 saw the release of the Distillery Reserve Collection. Independent bottlers Gordon & MacPhail have used Strathisla new make spirit for their own maturations for many years. In their ‘Distillery Labels’ range Strathisla is a well know key release.
- Strathisla 1987 33 Year Old Single Cask Whisky #3052 Connoisseurs Choice 55.4%Sale Price £659.94 £549.95 List Price £767.94
- Strathisla 13 Year Old 1st Fill Barrel #100867 Distillery Reserve Collection 57.1%Sale Price £89.94 £74.95 List Price £107.94