Whisky "Mortlach" 14 Years Old, "Dimensions", 1998, gift tube, 700 ml
Reviews of purchase "Mortlach" 14 Years Old, "Dimensions", 1998, gift tube, 700 ml
Whiskey straw-yellow color.
Rich and dense taste of whiskey filled spicy and creamy tones and nuances of chocolate and smoke.
Whisky has a smoky flavor with bright fruit notes, hints of licorice and creamy caramel.
Whiskey is a great digestif, goes well with a cigar and coffee.
A series of "Dimensions" line is rarely produced single malt whiskey cask strength of various plants in the typical gift tube. The label indicates the place of origin of the whiskey, as well as the date of distillation and bottling, the number of issued and the number of bottles of the bottle.
Mortlach - the first of seven plants Dafftauna - was created in 1823. Over the years, the plant outbid different companies, reorganization took place. In 1837 Mortlach bought brothers John and James Grant of the "Glen Grant". They rented a distillery equipment and halted production is likely to reduce competition. After that, the plant "silent" for ten years. During this time, it was used as a brewery and, more surprisingly - as a church. Opened in 1851 under the leadership of Alexander Gordon, Mortlach some time let the whiskey with the name "John Gordon". The next owner, the son of Gordon - George Cowie, modernized production, increasing the number of distillation cubes, paving the railroad that linked the factory to the station Dafftaun installing electric lighting and hydraulic lifts in warehouses. Since 1925, the plant belonged "John Walker & Sons". Today, the production capacity of Mortlach is 2,910,000 liters per year. Since the days of George Gordon Cowie, Mortlach has one of the strangest of distillation - 3 double distillation of the cube, all different sizes, unpaired. However, the result - the highest quality whiskey, considered one of the best in Speyside, speaks for itself.
Duncan Taylor (Duncan Taylor) - one of the leading companies in the production of single malt whiskey. Earlier, the "heart" of the company was in Glasgow and they are mainly engaged in the production brokerage Scotch whiskey. Not so long ago, the company moved to Speyside - closer to known regions, famous for the creation of strong drink, and they decided to concentrate on creating and marketing their own brands. To date, "Duncan Taylor" carefully controls the entire process of creating a whiskey - from the time of collection of malt to bottling and packaging design, leaving the quality of their own products to their top priority.