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Auchentoshan 1998/2013 (61,1%, Gordon & Company, Pearls of Scotland, bourbon, cask #102348, 250 bottles) - 040414

 


 


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Auchentoshan - Scotch Malt Whisky - Region: Lowlands
WF Distillery Ranking: Cru Bourgeois Supérieur (all current rankings here)


Status: Active - Stills: 3 (1 wash, 1 middle, 1 spirit) - Founded: 1823
Address: Dalmuir, Clydebank, Dunbartonshire G81 4SJ - Phone: +44 (0) 141 558 9011
Web: www.morrisonbowmore.co.uk - More info:Malt Madness  


My favourite expression so far:
Auchentoshan 31yo 1966/2001 Cask Strength (45.8%, OB)
92 points Last tasted in 2002 - Sorry, no tasting notes.
Auchentoshan
General Distillery Profile - keywords (wazzat?)
Fresh Lemon Orange Grainy Sweet Light Vanilla Cake Sweets Herbal

MM Distillery profile:
Auchentoshan is one of only three remaining (active) Lowland distilleries. Together with Bladnoch and Glenkinchie it managed to escape the fate of fellow Lowlanders like Inverleven, Kinclaith, Linlithgow, Ladyburn, Littlemill and Rosebank.... More on Malt Madness.

Check all the 'winners' (90 points or more) on this wee list (PDF)

Whiskyfun tasting notes
OB - no vintage
  • Auchentoshan NAS (40%, bottled in the 80’s) - 240304
  • Auchentoshan NAS ‘Select’ (40%, OB) - 070704
  • Auchentoshan ‘Select’ (40%, OB, circa 2006) - 010207
  • Auchentoshan NAS ‘Three Wood’ (43%, OB) - 070704
  • Auchentoshan 'Three Wood' (43%, OB, +/-2008) - 241008
  • Auchentoshan 'Valinch' (57.5%, OB, 2011) - 300911
  • Auchentoshan 'Virgin Oak' (46%, OB, 2013) - 101013
  • Auchentoshan 10 yo (40%, OB, late 1980s) - 300911
  • Auchentoshan 10 yo (40%, OB, +/-1998) - no notes - 77
  • Auchentoshan 10 yo (40%, OB, circa 2006) - 010207
  • Auchentoshan 12 yo (43%, OB, square flat bottle, early 1980’s) - 070406
  • Auchentoshan 12 yo (40%, OB, square flat bottle, early 1980’s) - 140907
  • Auchentoshan 12 yo ‘QE2’ (43%, OB for Cunard, 100cl, circa 2006?) - 010207
  • Auchentoshan 12 yo (40%, OB, +/-2008) - 241008
  • Auchentoshan 12 yo (40%, OB, +/-2013) - 101013
  • Auchentoshan 17 yo (51%, OB, Bordeaux finish, 3600 bottles) - 070107
  • Auchentoshan 18 yo (55.8%, OB, 2006) - 271006
  • Auchentoshan 18 yo (43%, OB, +/-2008) - 241008
  • Auchentoshan 21 yo (43%, OB, +/-2008) - 241008
OB - vintage
  • Auchentoshan 50 yo 1957/2007 (49.5%, OB) - 051107
  • Auchentoshan 31 yo 1966/1997 (45.1%, OB, cask #509, hogshead) - 140907
  • Auchentoshan 34 yo 1966/2001 Cask Strength (45.8%, OB) - no notes - 92
  • Auchentoshan 44 yo 1966 (50.1%, OB, bourbon hogshead, 257 bottles, 2012) - 010113
  • Auchentoshan 21 yo 1970 (43%, OB, 1991) - 251004
  • Auchentoshan 29 yo 1973 (51.4%, OB, individual cask #803) - 031004
  • Auchentoshan 29 yo 1973/2002 (55.8%, OB, Sherry, cask #793) - 140907
  • Auchentoshan 18 yo 1978/1997 (58.8%, OB, casks #2952-2956) - 051005
  • Auchentoshan 17 yo 1987 (61.5%, OB, cask #1659, 552 bottles, sherry butt) - 140907
  • Auchentoshan 16 yo 1988 (58.9%, OB, cask #4445) - 140907
  • Auchentoshan 1988 'Bordeaux Wine Finish' (52.4%, OB, 2009) - 110512
  • Auchentoshan 1998/2010 (54.6%, OB, sherry cask matured) - 080711
  • Auchentoshan 1999 'Bordeaux Cask Matured' (58%, OB, +/-2011) - 110512
Berry Bros & Rudd
  • Auchentoshan 1983/2004 (46%, Berry Bros & Rudd, cask #513) - 251004
  • Auchentoshan 1991/2007 (46%, Berry Bros & Rudd, Cask #481) - 140907
  • Auchentoshan 1991/2007 (46%, Berry Bros & Rudd, cask #480) - 051107
Cadenhead
  • Auchentoshan 19 yo (46%, Duthies, +/- 2009) - 130509
  • Auchentoshan 14 yo 1999/2013 (46%, Cadenhead, black dumpy, bourbon hogshead, 672 bottles) - 300413
Douglas Laing
  • Auchentoshan 33 yo 1967/2001 (45.3%, Douglas Laing, Old Malt Cask, 162 bottles) - 160309
Duncan Taylor
  • Auchentoshan 10 yo 1992 (46%, Whisky Galore) - 240304
  • Auchentoshan 9 yo 1999/2008 (46%, Duncan Taylor, Whisky Galore) - 090608
Exclusive Malts
  • Auchentoshan 10 yo 1995/2005 (50.3%, Exclusive Malts) - 070107
Hart Bros
  • Auchentoshan 16 yo 1991/2007 (46%, Hart Bros) - 130509
  • Auchentoshan 11 yo 1999/2010 (46%, Hart Brothers) - 081211
James MacArthur
  • Auchentoshan 12 yo 1998/2011 (62.9%, James MacArthur, Old Masters, Bourbon, cask #102338) - 081211
Jean Boyer
  • Auchentoshan 1995/2005 (43%, Jean Boyer Best Cask of Scotland) - 051005
Malts of Scotland
  • Auchentoshan 1991/2009 (59.3%, Malts of Scotland, cask #492, Chateau Montrose Finish, 301 bottles) - 190613
  • Auchentoshan 1991/2013 (52.3%, Malts of Scotland, bourbon barrel, cask #MoS 13016, 165 bottles) - 300413
  • Auchentoshan 1999/2011 (57.9%, Malts of Scotland, sherry hogshead, cask #155, 175 bottles) - 081211
Milroy's
  • Auchentoshan 16yo 1990/2007 (46%, Milroy's, cask #17284, Hogshead, 329 bottles) - 051107
Murray McDavid
  • Auchentoshan 25 yo 1981/2006 (55.7%, Murray McDavid Mission Gold, enhanced in mourvèdre casks, 350 bottles) - 140907
  • Auchentoshan 10 yo 1992/2003 (46%, Murray McDavid, MM5458) - no notes - 82
Scott's Selection
  • Auchentoshan 18 yo 1978/1996 (52.6%, Scott’s Selection) - 160205
Signatory
  • Auchentoshan 24 yo 1984/2008 (58.4%, Signatory, cask #263, 178 bottles) - 090608
  • Auchentoshan 24 yo 1984/2008 (57.2%, Signatory for Vinothek St. Stephan Vienna, cask #265, 186 bottles) - 160309
  • Auchentoshan 24 yo 1984/2008 (55.4%, Signatory, bourbon, cask #264, 159 bottles) - 130509
  • Auchentoshan 8 yo 1992/2001 (46%, Signatory, UCF, cask #7726, 348 bottles) - 140907
  • Auchentoshan 9 yo 1992/2001 (46%, Signatory, UCF, cask #6229, 331 bottles) - 140907
  • Auchentoshan 10 yo 1992/2002 (46%, Signatory UCF, cask #6251, 318 bottles) - 140907
  • Auchentoshan 12 yo 1992/2005 (46%, Signatory Unchillfiltered, cask #7350+53, 603 bottles) - 051005
  • Auchentoshan 13 yo 1992/2006 (46%, Signatory Unchillfiltered, cask #7362-63, 522 bottles) - 070406
  • Auchentoshan 1999/2006 (40%, Signatory, Very Cloudy, cask #800043, 447 bottles) - 271006
Various IB
  • Auchentoshan 1985 (41%, Natural Color, France, circa 2005) - 271006
  • Auchentoshan 18 yo 1993/2012 (46%, The Maltman, cask #3872) - 141212
  • Auchentoshan 1998/2012 'Lemon Sorbet' (46%, Wemyss Malts, 314 bottles) - 150812
  • Auchentoshan 1998/2013 'Candied Fruits' (46%, Wemyss Malts, barel, 294 bottles) - 300413
  • Auchentoshan 1998/2013 'Tarte au Citron' (46%, Wemyss Malts, barrel, 342 bottles) - 170314
  • Auchentoshan 1998/2013 (61,1%, Gordon & Company, Pearls of Scotland, bourbon, cask #102348, 250 bottles) - 040414
 
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