About Aultmore Whisky Distillery
2 900 000 litres
John Dewar & Sons (Bacardi)
Alexander Edward, owner of Benrinnes and co-founder of Craigellachie Distillery builds Aultmore.
Production is doubled; the company Oban & Aultmore Glenlivet Distilleries Ltd manages Aultmore.
Alexander Edward sells Aultmore for £20,000 to John Dewar & Sons.
Dewar’s becomes part of Distillers Company Limited (DCL).
The administration is transferred to Scottish Malt Distillers (SMD).
The stills are increased from two to four.
UDV launches a 12-year old Aultmore in the Flora & Fauna series.
A 21 year old cask strength is marketed as a Rare Malt.
Diageo sells Dewar’s and Bombay Gin to Bacardi for £1 150 million.
A new official bottling is launched