Dallas Dhu 1978 First Cask Single Malt Whisky

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Dallas Dhu Speyside Single Cask Malt Whisky

Closed Distillery

1978 Vintage bottled 1994

Limited Edition No: 310

Aged 15 years

46% ABV   70cl

1 in stock

Product Description

Dallas Dhu 1978 First Cask Single Malt Whisky

A very rare and increasingly difficult to find Single Cask bottling of Dallas Dhu 1978 First Cask Single Malt Whisky.

Distilled 17th December 1978 and bottled in November 1994.

Cask No: 2608. This is bottle number 310.

Dallas Dhu Distillery History

Wright & Greig Ltd from Glasgow founded the Dallas Dhu Distillery in 1899.  Designed  by renowned architect Charles Doig .
The word ‘Dallas’ is from the Gaelic word ‘dalais’, which means Valley or water. The word ‘Dhu’ means black and is from the Gaelic word ‘Dhub’. Whether Dhu is a reference to dark water or a dark valley is undecided.

The distillery briefly known as “Dallasmore” and the now dismantled Forres to Aviemore Railway served it. The output from the distillery contributed to the blends of Roderick Dhu and Benmore.

Dallas Dhu closed in 1983.

Additional Information

Weight 1.8 kg