A 1975 vintage Glenglassaugh released as part of the distillery's first batch of rare cask releases. Distilled on June 18, this spent 38 years in cask, including a final finishing period in a muscatel hogshead, before being bottled in February 2014.
A 1975 vintage Glenglassaugh released as part of the distillery's first batch of rare cask releases. Distilled on September 3, this spent 38 years in cask, including a final finishing period in an oloroso sherry hogshead, before being bottled in February 2014.
An old 1965 vintage whisky from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society. This whisky has been matured for 38 years and bottled at cask strength in March 2004. The tag line for this bottle is "Almond syrup and rose petals", sounds delightful.
A very special 38yo Royal Salute from Chivas, Stone of Destiny is named after the ancient stone used for British Royal coronation ceremonies for centuries, symbolizing the approval for the incoming king.
A 1960 vintage Bunnahabhain released by independent bottlers Douglas Laing as part of their Old Malt Cask series. Distilled in December, it was aged in a sherry cask for 38 years before 194 bottles were yielded in November 1999.
A 1966 vintage Bowmore from independent bottlers Duncan Taylor as part of their cask strength Rare Auld series in 2004. Matured for 38 years in cask number 3303, just 179 bottles were yielded. This bottling received an impressive 92 points on the Malt Maniacs monitor.
A 1964 vintage Bowmore aged for 38 years in bourbon casks. 1964 seems to have been a good year at Bowmore, as there have been a large number of very high quality releases, not least the Trilogy series. With notes of pepper, mustard and a herbaceousness, Serge Valentin awarded it a fantastic rating of 92 points.
A truly rare whisky from Bowmore's Number one Vault. Distilled in 1957 and carefully watched over by the distillery manager for 38 long years. After which, there was no option but to bottle the whisky, lest it fall below 40% ABV.
An incredible whisky from Bowmore, this was distilled in 1957 and aged for 38 long years before being bottled in the mid 1990s. A legendary bottling which received 93 points from Serge over on whiskyfun.com.