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Dormant distilleries are springing back to life thanks to growing interest in Scottish single malts

November 11 2019

The growing global interest in Scottish single malts is spurring a revival of dormant distilleries, such as Port Ellen, Rosebank and Brora, or the creation of single malts named after distilleries that are long gone, for example Stronachie and the new distillery Glen Wyvis: it was to have been named Ben Wyvis, after a Dingwall distillery closed in 1926, but the firm that owns the name refused to sell it.