Oban is a fairly isolated distillery, perched on the western edge of the Scottish mainland at the very top of the Kintyre peninsula. The distillery is one of the oldest still active in Scotland, having been established in 1794. Oban is rather unusual in other ways as well, being one of very few remaining urban distilleries - the distillery's f ... Read More »
A bottling of the now defunct Oban 12 year old. Oban produced a unique briny, heathery malt and we estimate this was bottled in the 1980s. It is presented in a lovely diamond shaped bottle which was common in that era.
A 1962 vintage Oban from independent bottlers Gordon & Macphail as part of their Connoisseurs Choice range. Distilled at a time when the distillery still had their own floor maltings, this was aged for 20 years before bottling in the early 1980s.