CATEGORY: Single Grain.
BOTTLER: Douglas Laing (DL).
BOTTLING SERIE: Old Particular.
BOTTLED: July 2017
STATED AGE: 11 years old.
CASK TYPE: Sherry Butt Finish.
CASK NUMBER: DL 11952
NUMBER OF BOTTLES: 638
STRENGTH: 55.5% Vol.
SIZE: 700 ml.
Douglas Laing's "Old Particular" is a particularly unique series of individually hand-selected aged Single Malts and Single Grain Scotch Whiskies from all over Scotland. Each is bottled exactly the way the distiller intended: without colouring, or chill-filtration. This expression from the Strathclyde Distillery, was distilled in November 2005 and bottled after being finished in a Sherry Butt.
NOSE: Lemon zest, stewed strawberries, fresh fruits, a Malt spice and dark berries.
PALATE: Custard creams, a milk chocolate mocha served with Ann’s homemade tablet.
FINISH: Medium-long, warming with Demerara sugar and finishing with beautiful sweet flavour.