Tomintoul 1972 Private Collection Single Malt
70cl, 45.1% abv
Tomintoul 1972 Private Collection Single Malt Whisky is a range of single malt whiskies personally selected by the Directors of Gordon & MacPhail. Each is of exceptional age and rarity, and of outstanding character and quality, being bottled at cask strength. This bottling marks a special occasion; commemorating M.D. David Urquhart's 40 years of service on his retirement in 2012. The whisky is a 1972 vintage Tomintoul, bottled at 40 years old, having aged in a refill Sherry hogshead. Delicious.
Colour: Dark gold.
Nose: Tropical fruits with mango and lime showing. Pleasant Sherry aromas with brittle toffee and charred oak.
Palate: Creamy with lemon zest, soft spice with slight bitter dark chocolate notes.
Finish: Long, smooth and creamy.