30 APRIL 2012
In the mid-1960s Gordon & MacPhail took the unprecedented step of launching a range of single malts under the brand name ‘Connoisseurs Choice’. Until this time, many of the whiskies the range featured would not
have been available as single malt. Today, Connoisseurs Choice retains this exclusive nature with a range of rare and sought after single malts from distilleries throughout Scotland.
A handsome distillery, built in 1896 and expanded in the 1960's and 1970's. Subtle, with a defined
freshness. Mouth warming and smooth.
1991 43% 6 x 70CL
A handsome distillery, built in 1896 and expanded in the 1960's and 1970's. Subtle, sweet and
fresh. Mouth warming and creamy.
6 x 70CL
96 x 5CL
The distillery was closed in 1983 and since then the buildings have been demolished. The 1976
vintage serves as a memory to a clean, elegant whisky with subtle peaty notes.
1976 43% 6 x 70CL A#
Located on the whisky route between Speyside and Perth. The 1997 vintage has hints of toasted
malt with stewed fruit influences.
1997 43% 6 x 70CL
The new Clynelish Distillery was built in the late 1960s. A light, fruity and sweet single malt
6 x 70CL
96 x 5CL
One of the most famous Highland distilleries, the 1996 vintage is a delicate whisky with sweet,
malty aromas and a drying palate with hints of liquorice.
1996 43% 6 x 70CL
Fettercairn Distillery claims to be the second licensed distillery. Some sherry with malty influences
and a hint of cedar wood.
1997 46% 6 x 70CL
Situated on the South Esk River at Montrose, the distillery has had a chequered past and has been
silent since 1985. The adjoining drum maltings are still in operation. The 1984 vintage has sweet,
nutty aromas and a smoky, rum-like flavour.
1984 43% 6 x 70CL A#
Set inland from the east coast of Scotland in the ancient market town of Brechin. Light and fresh,
with hints of fresh herbs. Some cereal notes linger.
1990 43% 6 x 70CL
A rare single malt from one of a clutch of distilleries situated on the east coast of Scotland. From
refill Bourbon barrels, the whisky has picked up sweet scented aromas and delivers sweet, spicy
flavours on the palate.
1991 43% 6 x 70CL A#
# - Product has limited stocks.
A - Product is on allocation. P.O.A - Price on Application.