Category Archives: 26 Year Old Malts

Dailuaine 26 Year Old 53.1% Bladnoch Forum Bottle

Dailuaine Sherry Hogshead 4315 bottled for Bladnoch Distillery Forum, 26yo 53.1% Distilled 2nd November 1983, Bottled 7th July 2010, bottle no 114/276 Colour : Hay, pale straw Nose : a delightful mix of classic dried and fresh fruits, wine and … Continue reading

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Dailuaine 26 year old 53.1%

Dailuaine 1983, 26 YO, Bladnoch Forum, 53.1%, B:2010, cask 4316, 233 bottles. Colour: Old gold-amber. Nose: Rich, spicy, on Christmas cakes, leather, vegetamine, some yeast and old wood. Strong sherry influence. Taste: Rich, spicy, on leather, polished wood, Christmas cake … Continue reading

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Dailuaine 26 Year Old 53.1% Bladnoch Forum Bottle

Dailuaine 1983, 26 YO, Bladnoch Forum, 53.1%, B:2010, cask 4315, 276 bottles. Colour: Gold. Nose: Fresh, young, intense, floral and smooth. Taste: Intense, spicy, sweet, round, fresh, with some light fragrant and slightly bitter floral notes. The finish is medium … Continue reading

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Linkwood 26 year old 50.1% Bladnoch Forum Bottle

Linkwood 1984 (26 year old) 50.1% £TBC Bourbon Hogshead 54 It takes awhile for this venerable malt to get going. A gentle depth of dusty mature honey followed by some old wood spices and parma violet notes. The honey is … Continue reading

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Glenburgie 26 year old 53.6% Bladnoch Forum Bottle

Glenburgie 26yo  53.6% 1983/2010 Bladnoch Forum Hogshead 9803 Nose: Nice dark chocolate, vanilla, spicy Taste: Spicy, chocolate, old vanilla, After taste: Chocolate, slight bitterness, peppery, vanilla, apples somewhere in the background *: A nice thick “tasteframe” and a good taste … Continue reading

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Glenburgie 26 year old 53.7% Bladnoch Forum Bottle

Glenburgie 1983 (26 year old) 53.7%  Sherry Cask 9801 A high toned leafy, sweet Oloroso nose. Quite malty and full with distinct green nuts and wood spice notes from the cask. A gentle/ elegant sherry monster! Lovely maturity and the … Continue reading

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Balmenach 26 year old 52.8% Bladnoch Forum Bottle

Balmenach 1983 (26 year old) 52.8% Bourbon Hogshead 2410 An oily and slightly pungent nose of floral scented mature honey along with some old rose petal notes. Over time it becomes liberally sprinkled with pure icing sugar and the oak … Continue reading

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