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Tomintoul 1977 - Bottle 1 Of 1 Bottled 2015 70cl / 54.9%
27 August 2019
A bottle of Tomintoul 1977 The Gentle Dram. This vintage single cask expression was distilled on 12 April 1977 and matured in sherry casks before bottling at cask strength in 2015. This was selected for the Ambassadors Collection 2019.
This is bottle number 1 of 1.
Donated by Global Brand Ambassador Iain Forteath.
Tomintoul is a relatively modern distillery located in the south of the Speyside region, the name comes from Scotland's highest village just a few miles away. It was built in 1965 by whisky brokers Hay & MacLeod and W & S Strong, and merged with Whyte & Mackay in the early 1970s. Capacity was expanded and the distillery changed hands several times before it came under the ownership of Angus Dundee Distillers in 2000, and the first 10 Year Old single malt was released in 2002. A peated malt named Old Ballantruan was launched in 2005, named after Tomintoul's water source, the Ballantruan Spring.
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Note the absence of a condition statement does not imply that this lot is in perfect condition or free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing. Older bottles often contain small amounts of sediment.
This bottle does not appear to be leaking. While we take every care to pack bottles securely we cannot guarantee that old corks and closures will not leak in transit.