The blended whisky category has been in existence since the mid-19th century and remains the foundation of the industry. Blended Scotch is simply a mix of malt and grain whiskies. Some blends use only a limited number of malts,(The Famous Grouse uses only a dozen or so); others, many more - around 40 malts go into Johnnie Walker Black Label and ... Read More »
A very old bottle of Teacher's Highland Cream blended Scotch whisky. The brand was created in 1830 by William Teacher. In 1898 they opened Ardmore distillery to provide the malt needed for the blend. We estimate this was bottled in the 1940s.
A bottle of 15 year old I.D.S blended Scotch whisky that we think was produced in the 1940s. This was originally sold in the state of Illinois in the USA, as can be seen from the state shaped tax label.
Perth Royal Blended Whisky was originally a brand owned by Matthew Gloag & Son, the creators of best selling Famous Grouse. This particular bottle was blended and bottled under the Corrie Blending Company name and we estimate dates from the 1960s.
A great looking bottle of White Horse's blended Scotch whisky from the 1950s - 1957, to be exact, as it says on the label. Please note that the level of liquid in this bottle is below the neck as pictured.