Sir James Montgomery commissioned the construction of Stobo Castle, which began in the year 1805 and was completed in 1811. The Montgomery family had recruited the famous and respected architects, Archibald and James Elliot, to design and oversee the completion of their home in which they stayed for approximately 100 years. The castle eventually fell into disrepair and the ...
Be careful if you admit not to have heard of Ardmore, for it is a common ingredient of many top whiskey blends! Ardmore uses barley with such extreme peat qualities that only the discerning can appreciate its characteristic pungency. Most of the production from the stills of Ardmore is used by independent brand owners, but aficionados can locate the company’s original brands on occasion. You ...