Family values

We pride ourselves on our family values and working with local family businesses.  Meats from Balliefurth Farm & Grant’s of Speyside, Walkers Shortbread, Glen Lyon Coffee, Claire Tulloch Cakes, Macleans Highland Bakery, Black Isle Dairy Ice Cream and Inverawe Smoked Salmon are examples of many of our food & drink supplier partnerships.

In our bar at Muckrach, amongst 70+ whiskies, we have dedicated a shelf to Gordon & MacPhail  more than 14 whiskies include; Connoisseurs Choice, Cask Strength, Rare Vintage, Distillery Labels, Dunkheld Atholl Brose, The MacPhail’s Collection and the Private Collection.

Gordon & MacPhail are located in Elgin the north-east of Scotland not far Muckrach.  “In the heart of the world famous whisky producing region of Speyside, Gordon & MacPhail is an independent family owned and managed firm which has been bottling Single Malt Whiskies for over 120 years.” www.gordonandmacphail.com

Gordon & MacPhail is owned and directed by the third and fourth generation of the Urquhart family and employs over 130 people from its base in Elgin.

In our G&M collection are;

G&M cask strength Clynelish distillery 1997 57.9%
G&M CC Balmenach 46% 2004
G&M CC Bladnoch distillery 46% 1993
G&M CC Glenlossie distillery 46% 1995
G&M Linkwood 15yo 43%
G&M Linkwood 25yo 43%
G&M Macphails collection 2004 Bunnahabhain 43%
G&M Macphails collection 8yo Glenrothes distillery 43%
G&M Miltonduff 10yo 40%
G&M Miltonduff 1984 43%
G&M Mortlach 15yo 43%
G&M Old Pultney 15yo 43%
G&M Private collection linkwood distillery 1991
G&M rare old Rosebank distillery 1989 46%
G&M The private collection Balblair distillery 1991 45%

We hope you can join us for a wee dram some time soon.  Our whisky of the month for December is Clynelish Distillery 1997 Cask Strength Malt Whisky.  Bottled at natural cask strength and the colour is directly from oak casks without chill filtering. With tastes of ground pepper – warming. Creamy with sweet influences and a touch of hazelnuts.

Whisky of the month