Glenglassaugh (pronounced Glen gla ssoch) was founded in 1875, after construction of the distillery in Portsoy, Aberdeenshire was completed. The original owners were Glenglassaugh Distillery Co., however the distillery was acquired in 1892 by Highland Distillers Co, a partnership founded by Wm Grant's and the Robertson family. In 1907, only fif ... Read More »
Glenglassaugh like playing with their new make spirit in interesting ways and their experiments with 'Spirit Drinks' have now led to this - a liqueur made using sloes, more usually steeped in gin. Here they use the crisp barley spirit and a bit of sugar to great effect, producing a deeply flavoured and fruity liqueur.