The Image top is of the entrance to
Glengoyne Distillery, that produces Single Malt
Whisky, 10 to 50 years old, £35 to £22,000 per
bottle. You can also pour your own Bottle from
a special Cask, strong stuff.
Rare Old Whisky can now be a good investment
as the prices seem to keep going up. Some
people actually drink this Rare Expensive
Whisky, so fewer bottles are left, leading to
the price going up for remaining bottles. Many
are sold at Auctions.
The second image is of the Booking Office
for Tours at the entrance. Large Image of
the Distillery and Dumgoyne Hill.
The Shop is up between the buildings with a
range of Whisky, Gin, and Souvenirs.
Large Image of
the Distillery from the top of Dumgoyne
List of all Whisky Distillers in Scotland
that can be visited.
Glengoyne Distillery History
1800s early - there were about 18 Illegal
Distilleries in this area producing Whisky they
were not paying Tax on.
1823 - an Excise Act cut the price of Tax on
Whisky, allowing many Distillers to become
1833 - the Glengoyne Distillery was opened
by George Connell under the name Burnfoot
Distillery, producing Single Malt Whisky,
similar to what was being produced in the
Highlands and Speyside. It is unclear if
Glengoyne had been operating illegally before