Glenlossie was founded near Elgin in 1876 by John Duff, a former manager at Glendronach, in partnership with a consortium including Alexander Grigor Allan (who would later have a share in Talisker) and HMS Mackay. The restless, entrepreneurial Duff departed in 1888 to seek his fortune in South Africa and, later, the USA.
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The first release of 10 year old Glenlossie, bottled for the Flora & Fauna series. The only distillery bottling of Glenlossie, other than a Manager's Dram, almost all of their whisky goes into Diageo's blends, which is a shame as this is a classic spicy Speysider.
A 1957 bottle of Glenlossie from independent bottlers Cadenhead's, bottled at 21 years of age. This was awarded an impressive 92 points by Malt Maniac Serge Valentin, who commented it had notes of ginger, liquorice and tangerine.