About Tomintoul Whisky Distillery
3 300 000 litres
Angus Dundee Distillers
Ballindalloch, Banffshire AB37 9AQ
he distillery is founded by Tomintoul Distillery Ltd, which is owned by Hay & MacLeod & Co. and W. & S. Strong & Co.
On stream in July.
Scottish & Universal Investment Trust owned by the Fraser family, buys the distillery. They buy Whyte and Mackay the same year and transfer Tomintoul to that company.
The two stills are increased to four and Tomintoul 12 years is launched.
Lonhro buys Scottish & Universal Investment Trust.
Lonhro sells Whyte and Mackay to
American Brands buys Whyte & Mackay.
Whyte and Mackay changes name to
Angus Dundee plc buys Tomintoul.
Tomintoul 10 year is launched as the first bottling after the change of ownership.
Tomintoul 16 years is launched.
Tomintoul 27 years is launched.
A young, peated version called Old Ballantruan is launched.
1976 Vintage and Peaty Tang are released.