Linkwood 1969 Single Malt Whisky
70cl, 43% abv
Linkwood 1969 Single Malt Whisky was matured in refill sherry casks and distilled in 1969. Bottled by Gordon and MacPhail, this is a splendid vintage of Linkwood. There are few official bottlings of Linkwood released from the distillery and this one is a gem.
Colour: Rich gold.
Nose: Fresh fruit and herbal influences initially, mint and watermelon.
Palate: Cracked black pepper with ripe banana, vanilla and a subtle cigar ash edge.
Finish: Long finish with gentle tones lingering.