These are fascinating whiskies to try, uniquely different to other whiskies, and at the present time they offer extremely good value for money their age compared to single malts.
Scotch Grain Whisky
Caledonian 'Xtra Old Particular' 1976 / 42 years old 53.3%
This 42 year old whisky comes from the Caledonian distillery, which was at one time one of the largest grain whisky producers in Scotland. Situated in Edinburgh, Caledonian closed in the late 1980's and there have been very few bottlings of its whisky, this being amongst the very few we have had in our store. The tasting notes from Fred Laing, o...
Cambus 'Cadenhead' 1988 / 30 years old 46.1%
The now demolished grain distillery was once revered for its characterful quality on its own or as a component of some of Scotlands finest blends. Now becoming a rare sight as stocks slowly disappear, this is a great opportunity to try some of Scotland's liquid history. The nose reveals notes of banana bread and vanilla ice cream, with a palate ...
Cameronbridge 'Cadenhead' 1989 / 29 years old 57.8%
Distilled at Scotland's largest grain distillery, Cameronbridge in Fife, this is an excellent example of old grain whisky. Rich and spicy aromas with cocoa powder, crystalised ginger, and ripe plums. Thick and chewy on the palate with rye spice, honey butter and coconut flakes and cardamon pods emerging. Lemon butter, thick custard and steward r...
Cameronbridge 'Gordon & MacPhail' 1997 / 59.3%
Distilled at the Cameronbridge distillery in Fife in 1997, this 21 year old expression from independent bottlers Gordon & MacPhail has been matured in a single refill Sherry Butt before being bottled at its natural cask strength of 59.3% Subtle sherry aromas complement cocoa powder and soft vanilla fudge. Sweet and creamy on the palate, with...
Cameronbridge 'Old Particular The Elements - Air' 27 years old 4
Specially selected by Douglas Laing & Co for their 'elements' collection, this limited edition release comes from the Cameronbridge grain distillery situated on the east coast of the Kingdom of Fife. Distilled in October 1991 and bottled after 27 years of maturation, the tasting notes describe a elegant sweetness - vanilla, puff candy (cotto...
Dumbarton 'Sovereign' 1987 / 31 years old 43.5%
Distilled at the now defunct Dumbarton distillery in West Dumbartonshire, this single cask single grain has been bottled as part of Hunter Laing's 'Sovereign' series after 31 long years maturing in a single Bourbon barrel. It boasts rich, marshmallowy aromas, with hints of vanilla and decadent caramel. Candied orange to the fore on the palate wi...
Invergordon 'Gordon & MacPhail' 1997 / 55.5%
After 21 years maturation in a single refil American hogshead cask, this single grain whisky from Invergordon distillery boasts aromas of caramelised orange with dried bananas and honeycomb. Creamy on the palate with tropical fruit flavours and lingering milk chocolate on the finish. One of only 218 bottles, this is a rich and decadent dram from...
North British 'Gordon & MacPhail' 1990 61%
Deep mahogany in colour this stunning single cask release of North British grain whisky is a sight to behold! Matured in a single sherry puncheon for 28 years, it boasts aromas of dried fruit, spice and polished oak. Stewed fruit on the palate with ripe cherry, almond marzipan and subtle charred oak lingering on the finish. A stunning release fr...