Blair Athol 'Gordon & MacPhail' 2008 / 2017 46%
Highland Region — Blair Athol
Blair Athol 'Distillers Art' 1997 / 17 years old 48%
Rarely seen in New Zealand we have a unique 'Langside' release by independent bottler's, Hunter Laing, as part of their 'Distiller's Art' series. This particular bottling is from the Highland distillery of Blair Athol and has been maturing in a single sherry butt for 17 long years with only 689 bottles yielded from the cask. It has a fragrant no...
Blair Athol 'Gordon & MacPhail' 2006 / 2015 46%
Blair Athol Distillery, located in the picturesque town of Pitlochery, was established in the 1790s and is one of Scotland's oldest working distillery. This expression bottled by Gordon & MacPhail was matured in a first fill Sherry Butt and a refill Sherry Hogshead producing a whisky with notes of candied peel, fig and toasted malt. There ar...
Blair Athol 'Signatory' 1988 / 28 years old 60.9%
Matured in a very active sherry butt, this 28 year old Blair Athol is a big, robust and hearty whisky. On the nose it oozes rich old wood (cedar) and macerated dried fruit, with a twang of sulphur (struck match), orange marmalade and freshly toasted bread. The palate is again marmaladey, waxy and balanced with a brown sugar sweetness. The finish...