Douglas Laing & Co

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Douglas Laing
Founded 1948 (1948)
Headquarters Glasgow, Scotland
Products Scotch whisky

Established in 1948, Douglas Laing & Co is an independent bottler of Scotch whisky.[1] Based in Glasgow, Scotland, the company has a number of brands including Old Particular Single barrel whiskey, Provenance Single Malt, Clan Denny Single Grain Whisky, Big Peat Islay Malt, Scallywag Speyside Malt and the King of Scots Blended Scotch Whisky.

The company is a member of the Scotch Whisky Association.[2]

Big Peat[edit]

Combining only Islay Malt Whisky from the Ardbeg, Port Ellen, Bowmore and the Caol Ila distilleries, Douglas Laing's Big Peat Small Batch Islay blended malt whisky or vatted malt is bottled at 46% alcohol strength. Big Peat has received plaudits worldwide including an award for Scottish Vatted Malt of the Year in Jim Murray's Whisky Bible [3] and Blended Scotch Malt of the Year at the World Whiskies Awards 2010.[4] A festive themed Big Peat limited edition bottling is released annually at cask strength for extra warmth during the cold winter months.[5]

Other products[edit]

Single Cask Malts

  • Old Particular
  • Director's Cut Range
  • Premier Barrel
  • Provenance Range

Specialist Whiskys

  • Epicurean
  • Big Peat
  • Scallywag
  • Timorous Beastie
  • Rock Oyster
  • Clan Denny Aged Grains

Blended Whiskys

  • King of Scots


  1. ^ "Douglas Laing website". Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  2. ^ "Members". Scotch Whisky Association. Retrieved 13 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Jim Murray's Whisky Bible award Winners". Retrieved 10 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "World Whiskies Awards 2010". Retrieved 5 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Big Peat Website". Retrieved 10 January 2014. 

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