The Last Drop 1972 Lochside
70cl / 44% abv
Stock arriving week beginning 27th February
A Single Grain Scotch from the short-lived Lochside distillery (1957-1992) in Montrose. Aged over 44 years old, this expression was distilled in 1972 and filled to 2nd-fill bourbon casks. Only 109 bottles were produced by The Last Drop Distillers in January 2017. Presented in a chocolate brown leather case with authenticity certificate, a 50ml miniature and a custom-made stopper.
Nose: dry fruit nnotes with freshly-cut hay and aniseed, followed by honey and toffee.
Palate: fresh and crisp with caramelised apple, vanilla and a rich oakiness.
Finish: aromatic cherries and rich fruits lingering amidst oak and peppery hints.