Imperial 1979 43 Year Old Private Collection
This superb 43 year old Speyside single malt was put down to rest at the Imperial distillery in 1979 and bottled by Gordon & MacPhail for their Private Collection on the 12th January 2023 and features as part of the recollection series. Presented in a beautiful oak case, this is a must for any whisky collector.
Distilled 16th of July 1979
Bottled 12th of January 2023
Cask Refill American Hogshead
Outturn 133 Bottles
Aroma Ripe green apple aromas combine with exotic fruit and subtle ginger spice. Sicilian lemon zest leads to soft aged leather and a hint of marzipan.
Taste Sweet pineapple flavours complement dried banana with herbal influences. Grapefruit and Brazil nut give way to mature oak.
Finish A full and long finish with cocoa powder and fresh mint.