Our 40 year old is not only precious but also pioneering. Our malt master carefully hand selects individual casks before marrying them together with what was left over from the previous 40 year old vatting. This continuous process is known as ‘remnant vatting’ and contains whiskies that are at the very least 40 years old. We are the only single malt scotch whisky in the industry to use remnant vatting. 45. 8% abv as a result its uniquely rich and deep flavour was voted the ‘best of the best’ single malt by whisky magazine in 2003 collected the trophy at both the isc and the iwsc in 2008(the first time any whisky has won both in the same year) and best single malt at the isc in 2010. For such a unique fine single malt we ensure that the presentation is also second to none. The elegant bottle is offered in a handsome presentation case of the finest hand-stitched calf-leather with embossed print work and an intricately designed lock and key. Great for: those seeking an exceptional silky smooth and luxurious taste with intense dried fruit flavours of christmas cake dates raisins and stewed apples. Tasting notes colour dark mahogany. Nose beautifully rich and aromatic with layer upon layer of dried fruits dark chocolate roasted coffee and ripe black cherries. Occasional wafts of gentle wood smoke polished leather and cloves. Taste silky smooth and luxuriously mouth coating. The initial flavours are intense dried fruits christmas cake dates raisins and stewed apples. Over time slightly dryish oak notes appear with some bitter chocolate and just the merest hint of peat. Finish incredibly long lasting and complex – a truly memorable experience. Gold medal 2013 international wine and spirit competition (iwsc) gold medal 2013 international spirits challenge (isc)
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