- Macallan 25 Year Old 1990 Old & Rare Platinum
Macallan 25 Year Old 1990 vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whiskey. Single cask refill hogshead bottled January 2016 by Hunter Laing & Co. for the Old & Rare Platinum Selection. 212 numbered bottles.
A light golden coloured whiskey with a rich, mellow, sweet nose. Aromas of spiced fruits, citrus and vanilla give a depth of character along with hints of chocolate and boiled sweets. Buttery smooth on the palate with vanilla and dark chocolate to the fore then more rich fruits and citrus notes appearing late, leaving a lingering sweet finish with a hint of oak
The Macallan Distillery
Macallan Single Malt Whiskey
The Macallan Distillery was established by Alexander Reid in 1824 as Elchies Distillery near Easter Elchies House. Easter Elchies House dates back to 1700 and the estate itself to at least the 17th century. Macallan Distillery is a malt whisky distillery situated in Speyside whisky region. The old still house was re-commissioned in 2008 and now Macallan Distillery operates with two still houses sheltering twenty-one copper stills. A brand new distillery is under construction and designed to house thirty one stills thereby retaining Macallan amongst the top producers by volume. On-site maturation is carried out in traditional dunnage warehouses and by racking in large new warehouses on the estate. Popular official releases include Macallan 18 Year Old and Macallan 30 Year Old.