Glen Spey – 1986 – 25 years – 50,00%

Douglas of Drumlanrig 
Special rebottling for La Boutique du Chemin from Old Malt Cask OMC2154
Distilled : 11/1986 – Bottled : 02/2012 – Cask number :  8196  – Alcool : 50%

(94 = Superstar whiskies that give us all a reason to live.) nose 23.5 how evocative! A stroll through bluebell woods; slightly earthy without the smoke and floral without the pungency. Fresh and allows the barley to display a wonderful citrus edge; taste 24 mouth-watering elivery with the malt growing in intensity by the second… amazing! finish 23 slackens in pace as the vanillas move in; balance 23.5 Rarely have I found a Glen Spey so self-asured and intense. Bravo! (Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible 2013)

Glen Spey distillery
Glen Spey trône au beau milieu de la rue principale de la ville de Rothes. C’est la plus connue des cinq distilleries que l’on trouve en ce lieu.
L’ensemble de la production de Glen Spey disparaît dans des assemblages.
Glen Spey dispose d’une cuve de brassage (mash tun) d’une capacité de 2 tonnes en acier inoxydable et de huit cuves de fermentation (wash backs) d’une capacité de 25 000 litres chacune. La distillation s’effectue dans deux wash stills (d’une capacité de 12 000 litres chacun) et deux spirit stills (d’une capacité de 7 500 litres chacun).
Les seules bouteilles de single malt Glen Spey qui se trouvent (rarement) sur le marché sont dues à des embouteilleurs indépendants, ou alors dans des collections spéciales.
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The Bottler Hunter Laing – Douglas of Drumlanrig
Hunter Laing – a new company …… since the third generation
Although recently established and operational, Hunter Laing is a continuation of 60 years of experience and mastery in the Whisky.
Stewart Laing did give his middle name, Hunter, to form the name of the Company : Hunter Laing where he is joined by his sons Andrew and Scott, who brought in their own independent bottling company and its brand First Editions in Hunter Laing .
We are pleased to announce that the Douglas of DumlanrigFirst Editions, Sovereign, Hepburn’s Choice and Distiller’s Art in whisky and Kill Devil in single cask bottlings of Rum make part of the portfolio La Boutique du Chemin.
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The Speyside is a region that forms a core within the Highlands and that stretches along the Spey River. It goes even further, far beyond the lands of the Spey. Thus, the distilleries placed along Livet, Fiddich, Avon, Lossie, Findhorn and Deveron are also considered as a part of the Speyside. As it is not a geological unit, the boundaries of that region have never been set and sometimes, one could argue about the region from which a distillery comes from. According to the way we establish the boundaries, 63 of the 90 distilleries still in operation in Scotland are in the Speyside.
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Weight 1.50 kg








Type de Whisky

Single Cask

Type de fût

Brut de fût

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