Auchentoshan Distillery

Region: Lowland, Scotland. G81 4SJ

Founded: 1823

Status: Active

Owner: Morrison Bowmore (Suntory)

Water source: Loch Katrine

Mash tun: Semilauter

Washbacks: 7x Oregon pine

Stills: 1x Wash 1x Low wines 1x Spirit

Capacity: 1.75 million litres per annum


Auchentoshan was built in 1800.[6] After its foundation, it changed hands multiple times, and was bought by Eadie Cairns in 1969, who rebuilt it completely.[6] Cairns sold Auchentoshan to Morrison Bowmore distillers in 1984.[6] Suntory invested in Morrison Bowmore in 1989. In 1994, they acquired 100% of its holdings. In May 2014,[7] Beam Inc. and Suntory Holdings Limited merged to create Beam Suntory Inc, who are now the owners of Auchentoshan and other Morrison Bowmore holdings.


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