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Where To Find Different Still Types

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Where To Find Different Still Types

June 1, 2016 –––––– Jonny McCormick, , , ,

The size and shape of the still have a huge impact on the characteristics of the final whisky, as does other equipment like purifiers and condensers. If you want to seedifferent distillery tools in action,use this comprehensive list of Scotland's distilleries as a guide.

Lantern-shaped/lamp-like stills


Glenkinchie, Jura, Ardbeg



Pear-shaped stills


Lagavulin, Dufftown, Allt-A Bhainne, Miltonduff



Onion-shaped stills


Bruichladdich, Kilchoman, Springbank



Flat-top stills


Cragganmore, Dalmore, Old Pulteney



Boil Balls


Cragganmore, Glenmorangie, Kilchoman



Purifiers


Arbikie, Ardbeg, Glen Grant, Isle of Harris, Strathmill



Interesting lyne arms


Talisker (U-bend) and Tobermory (S-bend)



Worm tubs


Ballindalloch, Balmenach, Benrinnes, Cragganmore, Craigellachie, Dalwhinnie, Edradour, Glen Elgin,
Glenkinchie, Mortlach, Oban, Old Pulteney, Royal Lochnagar, Speyburn, Springbank, Talisker