Miltonduff Malt Whisky 12 year old 1980’s
An early discontinued screen print bottling of Miltonduff Glenlivet 12 year old Single Malt Scotch Whisky probably from the 1980’s.
The tube reads “Distilled and bottled by George Ballantine & Sons Limited. Distillers, Dumbarton & Elgin, Scotland”.
Miltonduff Malt Whisky Distillery Style Tasting Notes;
Nose: Lightly peated.
Palate: Light to medium bodied. Smooth and sweet with plenty of malt, orange and vanilla.
Finish: Complex, sweet, toffees.
Miltonduff Malt Whisky Distillery.
Location Speyside region. Central district. South west of Elgin
Established in 1824 by Andrew Peary & Robert Bain the distillery was amongst the first officially licensed distilleries. William Stuart bought the distillery in 1866.
The distillery is situated close to the famous Pluscarden Abbey. – said to have at one time produced the finest ale in Scotland.
Due to the waters drawn from the Black Burn that had been blessed by a Saintly abbot in the 15th century .