700 ml, 40.0% abv, Scotland (Speyside)A Glenburge 10 yr old from independent bottler Gordon and MacPhail. Matured in First fill Sherry Butts and Refill Sherry Hogsheads. The malt behind the Ballantine's blends.
700 ml, 43.0% abv, Scotland )Speyside)A Gordon & MacPhail, Connoisseurs Choice bottling of this little seen Glenallachie, one of Pernod Ricard's Speyside workhorses. This is from the 1992 vintage and is a mix of refill bourbon and sherry casks.
700 ml, 43% abv, Scotland (Highland)A 12 year old release from Gordon and MacPhail, matured in refill American Hogsheads, this is a pleasant, easy going malt from a little known distillery. Light, sweet and fresh.
700 ml, 40.0% abv, Scotland (Speyside)Miltonduff is the seventh largest distillery in Scotland, but the vast majority of its output goes into the Ballantine's blends, so it is not generally know as a single malt. This Gordon & MacPhail bottling has an attractive grassy, fruity character. Easy drinking - soft flavours and a rounding sweetness.
Matured in first-fill and re-fill Sherry casks.
700 ml, 46% abv, Scotland (Speyside)Balmenach vintage 2006, single malt Scotch whiskey. Matured in a re-fill Sherry hogshead and refill Sherry butts, bottled in 2014 by Gordon & MacPahil.
700 ml, 43% abv, Scotland (Highland)A 10 year old Balblair independent bottling by Gordon and MacPhail as part of their Distillery labels series.
Matured in ex-Bourbon barrels.
700 ml, 43% abv, Scotland (Highland)A 2005 vintage whisky from the Pulteney distillery, bottled by Gordon & MacPhail in 2016 for The Maphail's Collection.
An aromatic and fruity Highland dram. First fill bourbon barrels.
700 ml, 46.0% abv, Scotland (Highland)A 2009 vintage Teaninich, matured in refill Sherry hogsheads and then bottled by Gordon & MacPhail in 2017. Non-chillfiltered and at 46% abv.
700 ml, 43.0% abv, Scotland (Speyside)Released as part of the Gordon & MacPhail Distillery Labels, this is a 2005 vintage Strathisla single malt Scotch whisky, matured in first-fill sherry hogsheads, bottled in 2016.
"A medium long, sweet and slightly drying finish with aromas of pepper, chili pepper, acacia honey, creamy vanilla, lemon zest, malt, subtle tannins, hint of brazil nuts, apple, hint of orange zest and creamy oak"
700ml, 46%abv, Scotland, (Highland)This edition is from Gordon and MacPhail Connoissuers Choice range, a 16 year old Fettercairn single malt, distilled in 1997 and bottled in 2014 at 46% abv. Matured in re-fill Sherry hogsheads. Natural colour, non-chillfiltered.
700 ml, 46.0% abv, Scotland (Speyside)A Glenlossie 12 yr old from independent bottler Gordon and MacPhail. Matured in re-fill Sherry hogsheads.
700 ml, 46% abv, Scotland (Highland)A 1999 vintage Aberfeldy from independent bottlers Gordon & MacPhail bottled as part of their Connoisseurs choice series. Matured in sherry hogsheads.
700 ml, 43.0% abv, Scotland (Island)Bottled by Gordon and Macphail, this malt was matured in a first fill bourbon cask. Flavours of vanilla, honey, biscuits and some mild spice dominate this subtle and smooth whisky.
"Light and balanced Island malt"Current stock was bottled in 2017.
700 ml, 43% abv, Scotland (Speyside)A 15 year old Gordon & MacPhail bottling from the Mortlach distillery, aged in first fill and refill sherry casks. "A stately, refined example of sherried Mortlach"
700 ml, 46.0% abv, Scotland, (Speyside)A Gordon & McPhail 1993 independent bottling of Glen Keith. This Single Malt Scotch Whisky is a smooth, light whisky with fruit notes on the palate, which develops a pleasantly warm and lasting finish.
700ml 46% abv, Scotland, (Speyside)A 2002 vintage Strathmill released by Gordon & MacPhail as part of their Connoisseurs Choice range. Bottled in 2016. A light Speyside single malt matured in first fill ex-Bourbon barrels and bottled at 46% abv.
700 ml, 45% abv, Scotland (Speyside)A limited edition as part of Gordon & Macphail's 'Private Collection' bottlings in 2017. First fill bourbon finished in Côte-Rôtie wine casks
"red liquorice, candied orange peel and a rich toffee finished with hazelnuts...with water there’s a hint of rusty nail"
700 ml, 45% abv, Scotland (Island)Ledaig is Tobermory distillery's peated expression of single malt. This 12 year old was distilled on 7/9/2005, and bottled by Gordon & MacPhail for their Private Collection range in August 2017. Finished in first-fill Hermitage casks sourced from Guigal in Northern Rhone, France, and bottled at 45% abv.
"Complex Island malt with sweet wine influences"
700 ml, 59.4% abv, Scotland (Speyside)A rare Speyside Single Malt Whisky from the Mannochmore distillery. Bottled by Gordon and MacPhail in 2017 at a cask strength of 59.4% abv. Matured in a re-fill sherry butt.
700 ml, 57.9% abv, Scotland (Island)This 2006 vintage Highland Park was bottled by Gordon & MacPhail as part of their Cask Strength series. Distilled on 22 June, it was matured in first-fill-bourbon barrels for 8 years and bottled on 6 May 2015.
"Malt, vanilla and fruit aromas. Smokiness develops. The palate is peppery initially with fruit flavours. A creamy finish with hints of bonfire embers"
700 ml, 46% abv, Scotland (Speyside)The Braeval distillery (formerley known as Braes of Glenlivet) doesn't have any of its own distillery bottlings as such, but Gordon & Macphail have made available this vintage 1995, 17 year old. Matured in Sherry Hogsheads.
700 ml, 59% abv, Scotland (Islay)A spicy Islay malt, first fill sherry hogsheads. Distilled 31/03/2009, bottled 14/06/2017.
700 ml, 61.2% abv, Scotland (Speyside)Bottled by Gordon & Macphail at natural cask strength and colour directly from oak casks without chill filtering. The label on each bottle indicates the cask number and the bottling date, along with the distillation year and strength. 1st fill ex-Bourbon barrels.
"Peppery and spicy with rich zesty orange, apple and raspberry flavours are complemented by milk chocolate. Peppermint develops on the finish"
700 ml, 46% abv, Scotland (Island)A fine expression of Ledaig, Tobermory distillery's peated expression of single malt. Distilled in 2000, and bottled by Gordon & MacPhail for their Connoisseurs Choice range in 2015. Matured in Sherry and Bourbon casks and bottled without chilfiltration at 46%.
700 ml, 58.5% abv, Scotland (Highland)A cask strength Tomatin, first-fill ex-bourbon cask matured, bottled by Gordon & MacPhail on 13/6/17 at 58.5% abv.
"A spicy Highland dram"
700 ml, 60.2% abv, Scotland (Islay)This specially selected malt was distilled in 2007, matured in first-fill Sherry Butts, and then bottled by Gordon & Macphail , unchill-filtered, at cask strength, in 2018.
"A well balanced sherried Islay malt"
700ml, 43% abv, Scotland (Speyside)A rare 1996 vintage from the now closed Imperial Distillery, bottled by Gordon & MacPhail in 2015. Matured in 1st Fill and Refill Sherry Casks.
700 ml, 43% abv, Scotland (Speyside)A 21 year old Gordon & MacPhail bottling from the Mortlach distillery, aged in refill sherry casks.
700 ml, 46% abv, Scotland (Lowland)A Gordon and MacPhail bottling from the Bladnoch distillery. Distilled in 1993, matured in sherry hogsheads and bottled in 2014.
700 ml, 49.6% abv, Scotland (Highland)A Sherry monster from Balblair, this is a Gordon & McPhail bottling of 23 year old Balblair single malt Scotch whisky, which has been matured in a first-fill Sherry butt from 1993 to 2017. Bottled at cask strength 49.6 % abv.
700 ml, 57.9% abv, Scotland (Speyside)A 1995 vintage Glenburge, 20 yr old, from independent bottler Gordon and MacPhail. Matured in re-fill Sherry butts.
"A spicy Speysider"
700 ml, 53.3% abv, Scotland (Islay)This 1991 vintage Bruichladdich was bottled by Gordon & MacPhail as part of their Cask Strength series. Distilled on 9 October, it was matured in re-fill American hogsheads for 23 years and bottled on 24 April 2015.
"Sweet and floral, with honey, orange zest and violet. Peppery Palate with banana and apple. Strawberry hints complemented by a chocolate edge"
700ml, 43.0% abv, Scotland, SpeysideIn partnership with each respective distillery, the whiskies in the G & M Rare Vintage range are uniquely labelled. In years gone by many of these unique designs were used officially to bottle the whisky under licence from the distillery. This example is a rare 33 yr old, 1980 Vintage from the now closed distillery, Dallas Dhu. Matured in refill Sherry Hogsheads.
700 ml, 46% abv, Scotland (Highland)A 1982 vintage Brora, from the last year of production, bottled by Gordon & MacPhail as part of their Rare Old series of whiskies. Matured in a refill Sherry puncheon. Bottled in 2015 and only 365 bottles produced. The Brora distillery closed in 1983 and bottles are becoming rather rare and hard to come by.
"lovely fruity, spice and gentle smoke flavours"
700 ml, 46% abv, Scotland (Highland)This rare single malt whisky was distilled at the now closed Glenlochy Distillery in 1979. Bottled by Gordon & MacPhail in 2015 after maturing for 35 years in a refill sherry hogshead.
700 ml, 46% abv, Scotland (Highland)A rather rare bottling of single malt Scotch whisky from the now closed Lochside distillery. This was distilled in 1981 and bottled in 2015 by Gordon & MacPhail for their Rare Old collection. Matured in a refill re-made Sherry hogshead.
Natural colour, non-chillfiltered. Lot No RO/15/07"The palate has raspberry, black currant and grapefruit flavours, complemented by an underlying lemon citrus zest"