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Deanston 20 yo 1994/2014 (51.5%, Douglas Laing, Old Particular, refill butt, ref #10426, 188 bottles) - 241114
 



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Deanston- Scotch Malt Whisky - Region: Highlands
WF Distillery Ranking: Non Classé A (all current rankings here)


Status: active - Stills: 4 (2 wash, 2 spirit) - Founded: 1966
Address: Deanston, Perthshire, FK16 6AG - Phone: +44 (0) 1786 841 422
Web: www.burnstewartdistillers.com - More info: Malt Madness


My favourite expression so far:
Deanston 9 yo 1996/2005 (43%, Signatory, cask #1185, 455 bottles)
82 points - Last tasted: October 31, 2006 - Tasting notes: here
Deanston

General Distillery Profile - keywords (wazzat?)
Cardboard Oil Oranges Caramel Coffee Grains Roasted Cooked Herbal


MM Distillery profile:
The Deanston distillery, located in Perthshire in the Midlands (also known as the Southern Highlands) is one of the most recently constructed distilleries in Scotland. In fact, I could argue that it wasn't really 'constructed' at all. In 1965 and 1966 Deanston was converted from a cotton mill (built in 1785) by the Deanston Distillery Co Ltd. - a subsidiary of James Finlay & Co Ltd.The first spirit was distilled in October 1966 and in 1971 the very first whisky became available under the name 'Old Bannockburn'. Deanston was sold to Invergordon Distillers in 1972 who released the first... More on Malt Madness.
Deanston

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Whiskyfun tasting notes
OB - no vintage
  • Deanston Malt (40%, OB, late 70’s) - 010706
  • Deanston 'Finished In Virgin Oak' (46.3%, OB, +/- 2011) - 111211
  • Deanston Mill 8 yo (40%, OB, Seiba, Italy, 75cl, 1970's) - 060609
  • Deanston Malt 8 yo (40%, OB, 1980’s) - 100205
  • Deanston 12 yo 'Malt' (40%, OB, White Label w. Golden Letters, 75cl, +/-1985) - 060609
  • Deanston 12 yo (40%, OB, 1990’s) - 100205
  • Deanston 12 yo (43%, OB, early 200O’s) - 030207
  • Deanston 12 yo (46.3%, OB, +/- 2009) - 060609
  • Deanston 12 yo (46.3%, OB, +/- 2012) - 060113
  • Deanston 21 yo ‘Oldest Royal Reserve’ (43%, OB, decanter for Asia, early 2000’s) - 030207
Douglas Laing
  • Deanston 11 yo 1994/2005 (46%, McGibbons' Provenance, cask ref #2402) - 311006
  • Deanston 20 yo 1994/2014 (51.5%, Douglas Laing, Old Particular, refill butt, ref #10426, 188 bottles) - 241114
James MacArthur
  • Deanston 12 yo 1977 (55%, James MacArthur) - 100205
Malts of Scotland
  • Deanston 16 yo 1997/2014 (46%, Malts of Scotland, bourbon hogshead, cask #MoS 14007, 242 bottles) - 241114
Signatory
  • Deanston 23 yo 1967/1991 (55.4%, Signatory Vintage, cask #1785, 300 bottles) - 220512
  • Deanston 9 yo 1996/2005 (43%, Signatory, cask #1185, 455 bottles) - 311006
  • Deanston 16 yo 1997/2013 (46%, Signatory for Waldhaus am See, cask #1344, 769 bottles) - 240114
The Whisky Fair - The Whisky Agency - Perfect Dram - Liquid Sun
  • Deanston 35 yo 1977/2012 (40.4%, The Whisky Agency & The Nectar, refill hogshead, 253 bottles) - 220512
Various IB
  • Deanston 33 yo 1977/2010 (43%, Thosop, Belgium, 205 bottles) - 300811
  • Deanston 13 yo 1995/2008 (60.8%, Warehouse Collection, refill sherry butt, cask #1952, 546 bottles) - 060113
  • Deanston 15 yo 1997/2013 (55.8%, Archives, hogshead, cask #1959, 327 bottles) - 240114
  • Deanston 1997/2013 (54.4%, Spirit of Caledonia, Mr Whisky, cask #1963) - 241114