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The company behind “The Essential Guide to Scotch Whisky” has been THE online source for scotch whisky information since the year 2000.

The parent site – – receives millions of hits each month, is constantly updated and includes extensive information on the different scotch whisky types, scotch whisky brands, distilleries, company information, suppliers to the industry, specialist retailers and many other whisky related topics. The site also includes section introductions in 3 languages (Dutch, French and German).

In response to the many daily queries that the company receives, “The Essential Guide to Scotch Whisky” was created to bring together answers to many of the questions that are regularly asked in one “easy to follow” logical format.

So whether you’re a whisky novice or already a connoisseur of “uisge beatha” (The Water of Life), we are sure that you will enjoy our digital guide and that it will provide you with the detailed background knowledge that you require to complement and to help you fully appreciate the free information available amongst the 1000+ pages on the site. is based in Aberdeen, in the North East of Scotland, is a division of a small privately owned information and design company and is completely independent with no link to any scotch whisky company.

Alan Gordon, Owner,

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