Whisky Old Pulteney 17 years, in tube, 0.7 L
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Reviews of purchase Old Pulteney 17 years, in tube, 0.7 L
Whiskey is the color of amber with hints of red autumn leaves.
Taste full-bodied whiskey with notes of vanilla and floral notes in the background and a long finish.
Sweet aroma of whiskey with notes of apple and pear, slightly woody, with notes of butterscotch.
Whiskey good use as a digestif.
Most of the alcohol for whiskey "Old Pulteney 17 years" is aged in barrels of bourbon, and the rest - in barrels of sherry Oloroso and Pedro Ximenez. Whiskey is bottled without cold filtering. "Old Palteni 17 years of aging" won double gold at the "San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2006", as well as the Gold medal and the title of "Best-in-class (16-17 year olds)" on "International Wine & Spirits Competition 2005"; evaluation of 9 points awarded by Martine Nouet (magazine Whisky Magazine № 48).
Old Pulteney factory was founded in 1826 by James Henderson in the fishing town of Vic in the extreme north-east of Scotland. The city, which in the XVI century called Pulteneytown, situated next to the River Vic. Interestingly, in the middle of the XIX century reconstruction of the city led by engineer Thomas Stevenson, father of the famous writer Robert Louis Stevenson. Distillery Old Pulteney, as the city was named in honor of Sir William Palteni, Governor of the British Society of Fisheries. In the XX century the plant was mothballed for 20 years and reopened only after 1951. Who owns the plant Inver House Distillers. There are still using two distillation cube old model. One of them have a conventional apparatus for the bent neck. Legend has it that when the cube was taken to the place, he was too tall to fit in the factory building. Solve the problem is very simple, cut the top part of the machine. Bulbous neck design modern bottle Old Pulteney distillery resembles the shape of a cube.