An Cnoc is a Speyside single malt whisky that is produced at the Knockdhu distillery located in Knock, Aberdeenshire. Founded in 1894, this distillery's purpose was to supply for Haig's blends. Knockdhu, Gaelic for "Little Black Hill", was closed in 1983 but reopened in the early 1990's and has more recently been rebranding its whisky with the "An Cnoc" labels. Characteristics: Creamy and fruity.