Oldest whisky still in the world is discovered at a medieval abbey in Fife

Oldest whisky still in the world dating back to 1494 is discovered at a medieval abbey in Fife where William Wallace took refuge in 1298 after defeating the English in battle

  • The historic discovery was made at Lindores Abbey in Fife 
  • Lindores Abbey was where William Wallace rested after Battle of Black Earnside
  • Experts believe the installation was used for distillation during medieval times
  • Structure’s features are characteristic of traditional kiln stills of the medieval era

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