From the website:
Glen Elgin Distillery is situated 10 miles south of where the river Lossie exits to the sea and about 40 miles east of Inverness. Founded at the end of the whisky boom in 1898, it was built and designed by the notable distillery architect Charles Doig of Elgin. A 'First Class' malt much loved by blenders, Glen Elgin was ... Read More »
A Connoisseurs Choice bottling of Glen Elgin, one of the key malts in the White Horse blend. Brilliantly, this has been bottled at 46% - previously unusual for Gordon & Macphail's CC range, but hopefully a marker of things to come.
A bottle of Glen Elgin 12 year old, bottled as part of Diageo's Flora & Fauna series. Almost all of the distillery's production is used for the company's range of blends and it rarely sees the light of day as single malt.
A 16 year old bottling of Gen Elgin from legendary Italian importers Samaroli, as part of their Fragments of Scotland series. Awarded 91 points by Serge Valentin of whiskyfun.com, who noted it had pepper and mint flavours.
Very few expressions of Glen Elgin have been bottled, so this is a rare treat. Released in 2003, this is a delicious honeyed, fruity dram from an often overlooked distillery that has long been rated 'First Class' by blenders lists.
A 1965 vintage Glen Elgin, bottled for Italian distributer Samaroli, although with a neck label and bottle shape that is rather reminiscent of Cadenhead's releases of the time... A 14 year old whisky matured in sherry wood.