Old Malt Cask


1989, Aged 16 Years

ABV 50%
Click below to share this page

Brand: Aultmore, Old Malt Cask, Douglas Laing
Expression: 1989, Aged 16 Years
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 16 years old
Year of bottling: 2006
ABV: 50%
Country/Region: Scotland / Speyside
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Bottled by: Douglas Laing
Tasting notes
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Singed, like a burning carpet, or burning hair (maybe a flaming toupee?) Malty, with cocoa nibs and an earthy weight.
Palate: A similarly charred start. Clean enough, with a burnt almond edge. Grippy but it is killed with the addition of water.
Finish: Firm and nutty.
Comment: Don't get me wrong, there's nothing bad with this it's just amazingly bland.
Taster   Arthur Motley
Nose: Metallic and meat: like the roasting tin as you pull out the joint of pork. Grassy, citric and a bit earthy.
Palate: Baked ham, toffee and some tinned peaches.
Finish: Spices, perhaps morrocan.
Comment: OK, fine, solid. Whisky should be more though, right?
Visit the distillery
Aultmore Distillery, Keith, Banffshire, Speyside, Scotland
Don’t have an account? Sign up here:
Create and view your own tasting notes and scores for individual whiskies.

  • Create your own Wish List
  • Create your own Collections
  • Write your own tasting notes for each bottle
  • Score whiskies creating a unique community score where whiskies are rated taking the average from every Whsiky Magazine member

If you like this, try these...