Mackinlay 5 Year Old

75cl / 40%
  • Blended Scotch Whisky
Mackinlay 5 Year Old
Web Exclusive Price £20.45 £17.04 ex VAT (£27.27 per litre)
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The brand that Shackleton shipped to the Antartica for the Nimrod expedition in 1907, this is the Original Mackinlay. First registered in 1847, this is bottled as a 5 year old blended whisky and has a relatively high malt content for such a young blend, said to be around a third.
Age
5 Year Old
Colouring
Yes

Mackinlay 5 Year Old Reviews

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  • 5
    3 days ago

    I have just done a comparison with the new Mackinleys Shackleton and the original 5yr old Mackinley and then gone back 1week later the Shackleton had improved, it has a little smoke, it is a good dram but for me you cannot beat the 5year old original slainte,

  • Kelly 5 October 2012

    Bit of a hidden gem, this one. Got it at duty free in Bangladesh because they had run out of every familiar brand. I have to admit my hopes were not high but I was surprised and delighted to find that this is a actually a very good dram. Slightly more robust flavor than Grouse (maltier, peatier), perhaps just a little less robust than Teacher's. Good mouth feel, nose and complexity. Smoother than might be expected.