Old Pulteney 21 year old Single Malt Whisky
This discontinued expresion of Old Pulteney 21 year old Single Malt Whisky is matured mostly in second fill American oak, plus some ex-Oloroso Sherry first fill casks. However, there is a higher proportion of ex-Oloroso sherry cask compared to the 17 Years Old.
Old Pulteney 21 Year Old has been voted 2012 World Whisky of the Year by the prestigious “Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible.” Scoring a record-equalling 97.5 points out of 100, it is only the third time that a single malt has ever won the prestigious award, and just the second Scottish distillery to do so.
Old Pulteney 21 year old Single Malt Whisky Tasting Notes :-
Nose : Full bodied with traces of fruits (apples and pears); slightly fragrant with spicy overtones.
Palate : Creamy, toffee, vanilla, baked red apple with a hint of smokiness and a dry finish.
Jim Murray, Whisky Bible 2012
“The 21-year old Old Pulteney absolutely exploded from the glass with vitality, charisma and class.”