Mortlach 1938 70 Year Old 20cl

Mortlach 1938 70 Year Old 20cl
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Lot number: 069-3837

The first of the Seven Stills of Dufftown, Mortlach was established in 1823. It is one of the great iconoclastic distilleries for its unqiue combination of stills and the fact that its spirit is distilled 2.81 times.

Described by Dave Broom as, "the beast of Dufftown" its muscular and beefy style has won an army of followers over the years.

This stunning whisky was the oldest single malt whisky in the world when it was released in March 2010.

The whisky has been bottled in a hand-blown, tear-shaped, crystal decanter, which is set in a silver base and housed in a Brazilian Rosewood box.

Only 162 of these mini decanters were released and it has been described as 'Scotland's Liquid History'.

Distilled: 15.10.1938

Bottled: 15.10.2008

Age: 70 years old

Cask Type: First Fill Sherry Hogshead

Cask Number: 2656

46.1%ABV / 20cl

Bottle Number: 20 of 162

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Featured in: The 69th Auction (December 23, 2016 – January 3, 2017)
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