Mortlach 20 year old batch 5 – That Boutique-y Whisky Company

Day 22 and out journey is coming to its end but not before we visit Speyside once again.. Mortlach is another distillery owned by Diageo, founded back in 1823 by James Findlater this distillery is certainly one of the more iconic Speyside whiskies.. Mortlach is well known for the big sherried expressions and bold flavours…

Mortlach 18

After tasting the very impressive mortlach 25, I now get the chance to review the little sister, this 18yo is a mixture of American oak and European sherry casks, both first fill and re fill casks were used. This is a 50cl bottle and has an abv of 43.4%… Nose.. At first it is a…

Mortlach 25

This mortlach 25yo is part of the 2014 release and is bottled at 43.4% and available in a beautiful 50cl bottle, it is a rare beauty indeed.. It certainly looks the part. Although I have not had the pleasure of many mortlachs I can not wait to taste this. Nose.. At first it is really…

Mortlach

Owner.. Diageo. Founded.. 1823. Region.. Speyside. Capacity.. 3 800 000 Tel.. 01340 822100 Web.. http://www.malts.com Tours by appointment.   1820s: Founding the first legal distillery in Dufftown In 1823, in the wake of a new Excise Act, Mortlach is founded on the ideal site of an illicit distillery. It is the first legal distillery in…