Tagged: Gordon Bruce


anCnoc- Two New Peated Single Malts

Launched on the 1st of July – anCnoc Sherry Cask Finish, Peated Edition and anCnoc  Peatheart Batch 3. Gordon Bruce, (Knockdhu Distillery Manager) together with his small team produced these two...


anCnoc 2009 Vintage

In late October anCnoc unveiled its latest release from its acclaimed vintage collection, for the global market. anCnoc is distilled at Knockdhu Distillery in a small village close to Huntly. Gordon...


anCnoc Batch 2 Peatheart

Just in at Whisky Boys HQ is a sample of a new anCnoc expression, Peatheart. This small distillery was established in 1894 and through the years its production methods have hardly...


Mashin ‘in’ Waaashin at Knockdhu Distillery

When both Jim (Dad) and I met Gordon Bruce (Knockdhu Distillery Manager) at the launch of the Peter Arkle limited edition anCnoc Single Malt, we had no idea that it would lead to us working a few shifts at the traditional highland Knockdhu Distillery.

Arriving at the distillery for the 1st of our 3 back shifts (2pm-10pm) and looking round the machinery and pipes, day one felt like an impossible task, to learn or even to just understand what the “Men of Knock” had been perfecting since 1893.