XOP Speyside's Finest 50 Year Old Single Malt Whisky
70cl, 52.5% abv
Probably from Speyside's finest distillery... XOP Speyside's Finest 50 Year Old Single Malt Whisky from Douglas Laing. Just 307 bottles of this great whisky were hand filled in March 2018 having been distilled in November 1967. It is traditionally non chill-filtered, not coloured and was exclusively matured in one Sherry butt and has an abv of 52.5%. It is a rare 50 year old single malt which comes superbly packaged in a wooden box, with a heavy-duty glass stopper and an individual certificate.
Colour: Deep cherry.
Nose: Dark, macerated fruits with a spice backdrop.
Palate: Oaky with vanilla and barley.
Finish: Long and warming with mint, mocha and a note of molasses.