- Tomatin 45 Year Old 1967 Director's Cut
Tomatin 45 Year Old 1967 vintage Highland single malt Scotch whiskey. Single cask refill sherry butt #9315 bottled December 2012 by Douglas Laing & Co. for the Director's Cut series.
Nose: Opens with a damp, autumn forest character, developing to dried fruit, sweet spices and warm Seville oranges.
Palate: Surprisingly sweet and mellow, carrying an attractive, richly spiced toffee quality then running to dried orange pith.
Finish: Medium long, still spicy – now running to rich vanilla before drying to a soft oak quality.
Tomatin Single Malt Whiskey
Tomatin Distillery was established in 1897 and operated with two stills until 1956 after which there were frequent and numerous additions culminating in 23 stills in 1986 making Tomatin the largest distillery in Scotland at that time. However, eleven were subsequently closed and it is currently equipped with twelve but operating with eight. Tomatin Distillery is a Highland distillery situated close to the Cairngorms National Park and, sitting at an altitude of 315m, it is the third highest distillery in Scotland. The official range includes Tomatin 12 Year Old, 18 Year Old and the peated Cu Bocan range.