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Established in 1948 by Fred Douglas Laing, it is one of the few whisky companies in Scotland which is still family-owned, in its third generation of business. Fred Douglas Laing or FDL, as he is affectionately referred to in the industry, started his business almost 70 years ago. Today, the Big Peat Distillery is one of the world’s leading independent Scotch whisky specialist-manufacturer.
As the hero pushes open the door to a bar in a forlorn desert on the Wild West, a murmur rises and settles down, along with ages-old dust inside a dimly-lit salon. He walks up to the bar counter, tilts his hat to a side, and orders a glass of straight bourbon. As he’s about to swig the remnants of the whisky in his glass, gunfire erupts in the background.