This very rare Port Ellen 26 year old Single Malt Whisky is distilled in the last year before the distillery closed.
Bottled from a single Refill Butt (Cask Reference 5033) by Langside Distillers under their Douglas of Drumlanrig range of whiskies.
It is one of only 440 bottles from the cask.
Port Ellen 26 year old Single Malt Whisky Tasting Notes :-
Soft Fruit/Soft Peat/Soft Leather + Damp Ashes (F)
Port Ellen Whisky Distillery.
Founded in 1825 by Alexander Mackay.
Location, Islay region South shore district.
Water source; Leorin Lochs.
Mothballed in 1983 equipment believed to be dismantled and removed.
The site is now warehousing for DCLs’ other Islay distilleries. It is also home of a large malt plant, which supplies the remaining distilleries on the island, thanks to an official agreement signed to secure employment for the island’s workforce.
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