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Talisker Distillery

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A burn on Cnoc nan Speireag (Hawk Hill)


1830 Built by Hugh & Kenneth MacAskill 1880-87 Renovated 1898 Merger to form Dailuaine-Talisker Distilleries Ltd 1900 Distillery expanded 1925 DCL 1928 Ceased triple distillation in preference of double distillation 1960 Partially reconstructed after fire 1972 No longer operational, traditional maltings knocked down

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Only Single Malt distillery on Skye. Mentioned in a Robert Louis Stevenson poem written in 1880, 'The Scotsman's Return from Abroad' The king o' drinks, as I conceive it, Talisker, Islay or Glenlivit. Part of UDV classic malt range.


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