Blair Athol 15 Year Old 1998 vintage Highland single malt Scotch whiskey. Single cask first fill sherry butt ##10342 bottled May 2014 by Douglas Laing & Co. for the Old Particular series. 354 bottles.
NOSE: Opens nutty & sweet with chocolate praline – richly spiced + pipe tobacco.
PALATE: Mouth coatingly spiced – polished wood – butterscotch & subtle smoke.
FINISH: Long – still spicy & sweet – lingering with burnt orange peel & liquorice.
Blair Athol Distillery
Blair Athol Single Malt Whisky
Blair Athol Distillery was established in 1798 in Pitlochry and with footprints in four centuries it is one of oldest working malt whisky distilleries in Scotland. Purchased by Arthur Bell & Sons in1933 it is the spiritual ‘home’ of Arthur Bell’s range of blended scotch whisky complete with distillery visitor centre and Blair Athol Distillery tours. Although a large proportion of Blair Athol’s malt whisky cascades into blends, Bell’s to be precise, independent bottlings of Blair Athol single malts feature in the popular Connoisseurs Choice and Signatory Vintage ranges.