XOP Blair Athol 21 Year Old Single Malt Whisky
70cl, 53.3% abv
XOP Blair Athol 21 Year Old Single Malt Whisky is another rare whisky from Douglas Laing. Just 228 bottles of this great whisky were hand filled in June 2018. It is traditionally non chill-filtered, not coloured and was exclusively matured in one Sherry butt, being distilled in May 1997. It has an abv of 53.3%. It is a rare single malt which comes superbly packaged in a wooden box, with a heavy-duty glass stopper and an individual certificate.
Colour: Deep amber.
Nose: Stewed fruits, tobacco and all spice.
Palate: Initially sweet meat then malted barley and burnt brown sugar.
Finish: Long and warming with red apples, cinnamon and buttery pastry.