A 34 year old whisky from Miltonduff, bottled as 'Mosstowie' to distinguish it from their regular spirit due to it being distilled using their Lomond still. It was distilled on February 6th 1979, matured in a single bourbon cask and bottled at cask strength by Signatory on October 22nd 2013.
A 1979 vintage whisky from the Dufftown distillery, bottled by Murray McDavid. This is a rather classic bottling from the often experimental indie, distilled in December 1979, matured for 17 years in a refill sherry cask and the bottled in August 1997.
The 13th cask that The Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottled from Bruichladdich. Mid-1990s SMWS bottlings feature the old label, without the tasting notes that we know today and are hard to find nowadays. SMWS describe this bottling as "creamy and peppered"
A 1979 vintage Bunnahabhain from legendary Italian independent bottler Moon Import as part of their much lauded and highly collectable The Sails in the Wind series. This was distilled a few years before the distillery closed from 1982 to 1984.
The second ever cask bottled by The Scotch Malt Whisky from Inverleven in the Lowlands. This was distilled in May 1979 and bottled 11 years later in June 1990. The distillery was situated within the Dumbarton Grain complex and closed for good in 1991.
The third cask bottled by The Scotch Malt Whisky from Auchentoshan in the Lowlands - the only Scottish distillery to triple distil every drop. This was distilled in January 1979 and bottled 11 years later in September 1990 presumably, judging by the colour, from a sherry cask.
The second ever cask bottled by The Scotch Malt Whisky from Imperial distillery in Speyside. This was distilled in October 1979 and bottled 11 years later in July 1991. The distillery closed firstly in 1985 and, despite a brief reopening in 1989, shut down for good in 1998.