SMWS (Balmenach) 48.2 / 1973 / Bot.1989
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  • This is an old bottle and the closure may have deteriorated - care should be taken when it is being opened. The item is sold as described and we do not accept liability for the state of the closure.

The 2nd ever cask that The Scotch Malt whisky Society bottled from Balmenach in Speyside. The cask managed to keep its strength over the 15 years of maturation, still being over 62% when bottled in 1989.

SMWS (Balmenach) 48.2 1973 Bot.1989

  • Speyside Single Malt Whisky
  • Scotch Malt Whisky Society

75cl / 62.9%

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Tasting Notes

Tasting Notes

  • Producer's Notes

    • Cromdale, Morayshire. Licensed by the Macgregors in 1824 this whisky has a long distinguished history. Back at your request, the whisky in this bottling is pale coloured, with a strong, striking nose which is at odds with the mainly sweet taste. Complicated: a gustatory dialectic in which the antithesis of the taste meets the thesis of the nose to produce a surprisingly satisfying overall sensation.

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