Gordon & MacPhail

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Coordinates: 57°38′51.42″N 3°18′54.04″W / 57.6476167°N 3.3150111°W / 57.6476167; -3.3150111

Gordon & MacPhail
Type Scotch Whisky
Country of origin Scotland

Gordon & MacPhail is an independent bottler and distiller of Scotch Whisky, founded in 1895 and located in Elgin in the north-east of Scotland. It is a family business owned by the Urquhart Family. Gordon & MacPhail is the Trading name of Speymalt Whisky Distributors Ltd.[1]

Independent Bottler[edit]

Gordon & MacPhail has been bottling single malt whiskies for over 115 years, and now bottles over 350 different expressions from around 70 distilleries.[2]

The World's Oldest Whisky[edit]

On 11 March 2010, Gordon & MacPhail made history by launching Mortlach 70 Years Old Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky, the world’s oldest bottled single malt whisky.[3][4]

The Shop[edit]

Gordon & MacPhail's retail shop is located on South Street in Elgin. The shop is split into four sections. The Deli, The Wines and Spirits Department, The Grocery Department, and The Whisky Room, which has one of the largest collections of whisky in the world.


In 1993 Gordon & MacPhail purchased Benromach Distillery in Forres.


  1. ^ "Gordon & MacPhail page on Scotchwhisky.net". Retrieved 30 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Gordon & MacPhail Official Page". Retrieved 30 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "'World's oldest' whisky unveiled in Scotland". The Independent. 13 March 2010. Retrieved 30 September 2011. 
  4. ^ "Gordon & MacPhail Generations". Retrieved 30 September 2011. 

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