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Glen Albyn 1979 40 Year Old Gordon & MacPhail's Private Collection Single Malt Scotch Whisky
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Whiskey: Glen Albyn 1979 40 Year Old Gordon & MacPhail's Private Collection Single Malt Scotch

A Highland single malt distilled at Glen Albyn distillery in 1979 and matured for four decades in a single first-fill sherry puncheon, before being bottled by Gordon & MacPhail in September 2019, as part of its Private Collection.

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Size: 700ML

Proof: 104.4 (52.2% ABV)

Age: 40 Year

Origin: Scotland

Distillery: Glen Albyn distillery

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Detailed Description

This single cask expression has been brought to us by Elgin's renowned indie bottler, Gordon & MacPhail. Distilled at Glen Albyn in September 1979, this Highland single malt has spent four full decades maturing in a single first fill sherry puncheon. Selected by the Urquhart family (G&M owners) for bottling in September 2019, this 40-year-old expression is presented at a natural cask strength of 52.2% abv. Only 142 bottles have been filled, each one resplendent in the new livery of the Private Collection.

Glen Albyn 1979 40 Year Old Gordon & MacPhail's Private Collection Single Malt Scotch Whisky Tasting Notes

Nose: Juicy black cherries and orange peel with milk chocolate, toffee and mature oak.

Palate: Creamy and sherried with stewed fruits, baked apple and cinnamon, with a white pepper spice and a touch of menthol.

Finish: Cinnamon and baked apple linger on.

Distillery Information

Glen Albyn was a Scottish malt whisky distillery in Inverness, Scotland, that operated from 1846 to 1983. It was founded by James Sutherland, who was Provost of Inverness at the time.

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