The Singleton 39 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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Size750mL Proof91.8 (45.9% ABV) *Please note that the ABV of this bottle may vary
The second oldest The Singleton expression to date is based on their 12-year-old whisky. Initially matured in a combination of port, red wine, Pedro Ximénez, and oloroso sherry casks, the 91.8-proof whisky was finished in French Bordeaux casks.
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About The Singleton 39 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Glendullan is situated in Dufftown, the Whisky capital of the world. As one of the busiest Whisky epicenters, it is home to some of the greatest Scotch Whiskies ever created. Founded in 1898, by William Williams & Sons from Aberdeen, the distillery was actually decreed by King Edward VII in 1902. Like most distilleries, Glendullan has a history of ownership changes and renovations. In 1926, the distillery was bought out by Distillers Company Limited, then switched hands to Scottish Malt Distillers in 1939. By 1962 the distillery was renovated, and only a decade later a new facility was constructed near the original site. In 1985 the original facility was mothballed.

“Glendullan 2” is also a workhorse, putting out 4 million liters of spirit per year, producing several labels. The distillery itself has official bottlings and has been producing the Singleton brand since 2007. A bio plant, which processes the spent lees, was also opened on-site in 2014. The distillery has 3 wash stills with an impressive capacity of 33,700 liters, and 3 spirit stills with 23,800 liters of capacity. They source their unpeated maltings from Diageo's industrial site, and the mashing takes place in a 12-ton mash tun.

This 39-year-old is the second oldest The Singleton release to date. Crafted under the watchful eye of Master Blender Maureen Robinson, the whisky was matured in a combination of port, red wine, Pedro Ximénez, and oloroso sherry casks, before being finished in French Bordeaux casks. Based on the 12-year-old expression, it's a complex and nuanced spirit with notes of fruit, raisin, butterscotch, spice, almond, and orange zest. It's bottled at 91,8 proof and is limited to 1,695 bottles globally.

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About The Singleton

Situated in the Speyside region of Scotland, the Dufftown Distillery was founded in 1895 by four wine merchants who, together, purchased a stone built saw and meal mill and converted into a distillery. Located near the confluence of the Rivers Dullan and Fiddich, the distillery draws its water from Jock's Well, which is renowned for its incredibly pure and flavorful spring water (on more than one occasion, nearby distilleries — particularly Mortlach — have been caught attempting to divert water from the well to their own distillery).

Singleton of Dufftown Single Malt Scotch Whisky is crafted exclusively from malted barley, which is milled and mashed before being fermented in the distillery's wooden washbacks. Following fermentation, the whisky is distilled twice: first through a copper pot wash still and then again through a copper pot spirit still.

About Scotch

Scotch is the most popular whisky in the world and is considered the king of them all! There are five whisky regions in Scotland (six if you count the not officially recognized Islands), and each of them produces spirits with unique properties and distinct tasting notes. (The type of grain used determents the type of the scotch.)

Malt whisky is made of malted barley, and grain whisky uses other grains like corn or wheat. Most of the time, a whisky is blended from different distilleries hence the name blended scotch, but if a malt whisky is produced in a single distillery, we get something extraordinary called a single malt.

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The whisky is complex with aromas of fruit, pastry, raisin, butterscotch, as well as hints of nuts and orange zest. The palate is sweet and creamy with baking spice that carries on through the fruity and gently warming finish.
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