The Last Drop 1971
70cl / 46.7% abv
A unique 45 year old blend from The Last Drop Distillers containing more than 40 grain and malt whiskies all distilled in 1971, only 1,352 individually numbered bottles have been produced. Having spent 12 years in ex-bourbon casks, 9 years in ex-Oloroso sherry butts and a further 24 years in ex-bourbon casks, this vintage blended Scotch has been bottled at a strength of 46.7% abv and comes with a miniature sample bottle in a beautiful leather presentation case.
Nose: warming notes of dried figs and almonds.
Palate: soft on the tongue, with a balance of sweet and dry amidst smoky aspects.
Finish: lightly salty with a maritime edge.