Ardmore Legacy is a single malt from this Highland distillery located in Kennethmont, Aberdeenshire. The whisky was introduced in 2014 to replace the Traditional Cask edition. This whisky is made with a greater content of peated spirit (80%) and delivers plenty of pleasant smoke and citrus notes.
Ardmore distillery profile
This distillery was founded in 1898. It contributes most of its production to the Teacher's blend. This distillery preserved the very traditional method of coal firing its stills until 2002. Its floor maltings were decommissioned in the 1970s. These days the distillery has its own cooperage and gets its heavily peated barley from nearby floor maltings. The production capacity could reach over 4 million liters however the distillery produces some 3 million liters of alcohol. The current owner is Fortune Brands and the un-peated version of the whisky is called Ardlair.