Glen Elgin 1996 vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whisky. Matured in Refill Sherry casks and bottled 2010 by Gordon & MacPhail for the Connoisseurs Choice range.
Nose: Sherry influences are present. A light hint of esters and citrus fruit - lemons.
Taste: Initially mouth warming and spicy - pepper. Citrus fruits and hazelnuts.
Glen Elgin Distillery
Glen Elgin Single Malt Whisky
Glen Elgin Distillery was designed by Charles C. Doig and established beside the Morayshire Railway in Fogwatt in 1898 by William Simpson and James Carle. This is a Speyside malt whisky distillery equipped with six small stills and six round wooden worm tubs. It is one of the few distilleries in Scotland which continues to cool its spirits in traditional worm tubs. Glen Elgin contributes a large proportion of its whisky to White Horse blends consequently the only distillery release single malt whisky is the Glen Elgin 12 Year Old. Independent bottlings are available from the Coopers Choice, Cadenhead and Signatory Vintage ranges.