Deanston 12 year old Single Malt Whisky (Old Style).
Old obsolete Distillery bottling of Deanston 12 year old Single Malt Whisky. Bottled at the old strength of 40% ABV.
Deanston 12 year old Single Malt Whisky Distillery Tasting Notes:
Nose: Light and fresh, grassy, linseed oil.
Palate: Light and delicate. Soft fruit, traces of honey, slightly nutty.
Finish: Very light.
Deanston Malt Whisky Distillery History.
The Deanston Distillery is located just outside the town of Doune in Perthshire , on the banks of the River Teith, which rises in the nearby mountains of the Trossachs.
The buildings originally date back to 1785. To a design by Richard Arkwright, the inventor of the spinning frame. The buildings originally operated as a cotton mill. The Vaulted warehouse was the weaving shed,
During 1965-66 the cotton mill was converted, to a distillery by the Deanston Distillery Co Ltd, This included taking out four internal floors to accommodate the stills and other equipment.
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