A 1979 Balmenach bottled by long running independent Berry Brothers & Rudd as part of their Berry's Own Selection range. One of their cask strength releases, bottled at 56.4% after about 32 years in the cask.
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 April 3rd 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.
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.
A well-aged whisky from Auchentoshan, distilled on 22nd October 1979 and bottled on 20th July 2012 after almost 33 years of maturation in first fill sherry casks. It's a limited edition of 1000 bottles showing off the art of balancing Auchentoshan's light, triple distilled spirit and big, influential sherry oak.
A 1979 vintage whisky from The Glenrothes, 'checked' on August 3rd 1979, approved on October 5th 1993 and bottled in 1994. The label describes it has havind 'delicate peaty undertones', making it an interesting prospect.
A 14 year old whisky from closed Glenlochy, one of the casualties of the indsustry-wide distillery closures in 1983, bottled by the Scotch Malt Whisky Society. This was distilled in April 1979 and bottled in August 1993.