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1978 Vintage Whisky
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70cl / 44.8%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A 1978 vintage whisky from Glenglassaugh. This whisky has been finished in a cask previously used for Madeira style wine. A beautifully sweet, fruity 33 year old.
£338.00 Inc. VAT
(£281.67 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 58.1%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A 1978 vintage Dallas Dhu released by independent bottlers Signatory at 23 years of maturation in a single refill sherry butt in August 2001. The distillery sadly closed in 1983 and is now operated as a museum of distillation.
£350.00 Inc. VAT
(£291.67 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 62.2%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Bottled at its whopping full strength of 62.2%, this little-seen Mortlach 1978 was released in May 1998 as part of the highly desirable Rare Malts series from UDV (now Diageo).
£350.00 Inc. VAT
(£291.67 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 65.3%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
A 10 year old single malt from the rarely-seen Glen Mhor distillery, bottled for Italian bottlers Intertrade in the late 1980s by Gordon & Macphail at its full cask strength of 65.3%.
£350.00 Inc. VAT
(£291.67 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Dun Eideann
This whisky has been named 'Dun Eideann' after the Gaelic name for Edinburgh. Distilled at Dallas Dhu in 1978 and matured for 20 years. This single cask release was bottled by Signatory and each bottle has been numbered by hand.
£350.00 Inc. VAT
(£291.67 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 65.3%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
A 1978 vintage Glen Mhor bottled by independent bottlers Gordon & Macphail. This was distilled just five years before the distillery closed for good in 1983, being demolished on 1986.
£350.00 Inc. VAT
(£291.67 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Master of Malt
A 1978 vintage bottling of Glenury Royal from The Master of Malt. Distilled on 22 November, it was bottled in the same month of 1993 at 15 years of age. The distillery was one of many that sadly closed in 1983.
£350.00 Inc. VAT
(£291.67 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 41.7%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A 1978 vintage Glenglassaugh released as part of the distillery's range of rare cask releases. This was matured for 35 years, including a final finishing period in a madeira cask, before being bottled in 2014.
£350.00 Inc. VAT
(£291.67 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A bottling of 14 year old whisky from this now closed east highland distillery. Distilled in 1978 the whisky is a vatting of 4 casks, bottled in 1993.
£350.00 Inc. VAT
(£291.67 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 42.9%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A 1978 vintage Glenglassaugh released as part of the distillery's first batch of rare cask releases. Distilled on October 6, this was aged for 35 years in wood, including a final finishing period in a port hogshead, before being bottled in February 2014.
£365.00 Inc. VAT
(£304.17 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 41.6%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
From Glenglassaugh's first batch of rare cask releases comes this 1978 vintage release. Distilled on October 6, this was aged for 35 years in wood, including an unspecified finishing period in a sherry hogshead, before being bottled in February 2014.
£365.00 Inc. VAT
(£304.17 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 41.7%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A 1978 vintage Benriach bottled as part of the distillery's 11th batch of single cask releases. This whisky was aged in a sherry cask before being finished in a bourbon barrel, yielding 215 bottles in July 2014.

Please note this is limited to one bottle per customer.
£385.00 Inc. VAT
(£320.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
The third of the limited edition vintage releases of distillery-bottled Ardbeg 1978, this is from 1999.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 58.8%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A 1978 vintage whisky from Banff distillery. This whisky has been aged for 18 years and bottled in 1997, 14 years after the distillery itself had closed.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 43%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Another outstanding sherried The Glenrothes vintage bottling, this time from 1978. Bottled in 2008, this was rated at 90.5 points in the Whisky Bible by Jim Murray, who found gooseberries, tobacco, honey, sultanas and vanilla pods amongst its many charms.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 63.1%
Highland Sinlge Malt Scotch Whisky
Scotch Malt Whisky Society
This was the 4th single cask that the Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottled from North Port (aka Brechin). The distillery closed in 1983, making bottlings highly sought after. This has notes of vanilla ice cream and tangerines.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 66.5%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Scotch Malt Whisky Society
The 2nd cask that The Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottled from distillery number 53 (Caol Ila). Distilled in October 1978, it was aged for around 11 years before being bottled for the enjoyment of its members in October 1989.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 64.8%
Scotch Malt Whisky Society
The 5th cask that The Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottled from distillery number 53 (Caol Ila). Distilled in January 1978, it was aged for 14 years before being bottled for the enjoyment of its members in March 1992.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 50.2%
Single Grain Scotch Whisky
Coopers Choice
A very rare bottling of 1978 vintage Garnheath Single Grain, bottled by independent bottlers The Coopers Choice at 24 years of age in 2013. The distillery was situated in the Moffat complex (along with Killyloch and Glen Flagler), was closed in July 1986 and demolished in 1988.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
Connoisseurs Choice remain the best source for affordable examples of these legendary vintages now that the prices of distillery bottlings have gone into the stratosphere.
£450.00 Inc. VAT
(£375.00 Ex. VAT)
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