Robert Burns Whisky
Robert Burns whisky is crafted by the Isle of Arran distillers, and is the only Scotch whisky to be endorsed by the Robert Burns World Federation.
About Robert Burns Whisky
With a range consisting of a single malt and a blend, Robert Burns whisky is the official Robert Burns whisky – the only Scotch to bear the bards signature. The special drams are crafted by Isle of Arran Distillery as a smooth and tasty way to celebrate Scotland’s national poet and favourite son. Isle of Arran Distillers are Patron of the Robert Burns World Federation and one of the few remaining Scottish distilleries which are independently owned.
Robert Burns was a noted lover of whisky, with the drink often featuring in his poetry.
The whisky was made for drinking on Burns Night - the 25th of January.
Burns grew up in Ayrshire, and would have been able to see the Isle of Arran on a rare clear day in Scotland.
During the time of Robert Burns there were several illegal distilleries on Arran which produced whisky that was claimed by many to be “among the finest whiskies available”. This was shipped to Dunure in Ayrshire – then the centre of the illegal whisky trade – before being shipped to the gentry in Scotland’s major cities where they “took the Arran waters”. Independently owned Isle of Arran Distillers is one of just two distilleries on the island, where it was founded in 1994 by former managing Director of Chivas, Harold Currie.
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