Deanston 20 Year Old 1994 vintage Highland single malt Scotch whiskey. Single cask refill hogshead #10426 bottled August 2014 by Douglas Laing & Co. for the Old Particular series. 288 bottles.
Nose: A hint of wood polish mingled with home baking, gentle spices & burnt sugar.
Palate: More spice with marmalade & butterscotch + a distinct earthy character.
Finish: Melted butter on wholemeal toast, a gristy sweetness & damp earth.
Deanston Single Malt Whiskey
Deanston Distillery was established near Doune in 1965 in a huge old weaving mill dating from 1785 and distillation commenced in 1966. This is a Highland malt whiskey distillery equipped with an open topped cast iron mash tun and four gleaming copper stills. Visitors are welcomed at the Deanston Distillery visitor centre where distillery tours are available and its superb cafe is open all year round. The Deanston range includes the Deanston 12 Year Old and Virgin Oak.