St Andrews

Founded c1780 by Robert Stein financed by his brother James Stein of Kilbagie.

Kincaple was one of the top 5 Great Middleclass Distilleries until the collapse of 1788.

It was reopened by William Haig from 1795 - 1804.

 

For more information about Kincaple Distillery see Haig of West Kincaple section on Ernie Brown's intersting website - 'Kincaple - A Small Village'.

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Experts Comments

“The historical significance of Kennetpans to the history of distilling, even if little appreciated, can hardly be over-stated. This is the crucible in which the modern Scotch whisky industry was formed.”

Ian Buxton
Whisky Writer
Keeper of the Quaich
Ex Group Marketing Director for Glenmorangie