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Double up on the Diploma in Single Malt Whisky at the Port of Leith Distillery (11 & 12 July 2024). When you gift a place, you get a place for free!

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Whisky words: dunnage

Whisky words: dunnage

Dunnage is the traditional style of warehousing used in Scotland, with casks stored up to three high. It is also often referred to as a ‘traditional warehouse’. 


When you visit distilleries in Scotland, these are normally the style of warehouses that you will see. In a romantic sense, these tactile environments are very attractive and capable of wooing whisky tourists and visitors.


A lot of distilleries, however, now mature most of their stock in racked or palletised warehouses offsite for cost-efficiency.

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