About Tormore Whisky Distillery
3 700 000 litres
Advie, Grantown-On-Spey, Moray
Tormore, Advie, Grantown-on-Spey, Morayshire PH26 3LR
Schenley International, owners of Long John, founds the distillery.
The distillery is ready for production.
The number of stills is increased from four to eight.
Schenley sells Long John and its distilleries (including Tormore) to Whitbread.
Allied Lyons (to become Allied Domecq) buys the spirits division of Whitbread.
Allied Distillers introduce Caledonian Malts where Miltonduff, Glendronach and Laphroaig are represented besides Tormore. Tormore is later replaced by Scapa.
Tormore 12 year old is launched as an official bottling.
Chivas Brothers (Pernod Ricard) becomes new owners through the acquisition of Allied Domecq.