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28 Years Old Whisky

Whiskies listed by their age.

Browse our whisky database by the age of the whisky. The 'age' of a whisky is the time it spent in the 'cask' before being bottled. The longer a whisky remains in the cask, the more flavour it will acquire and the less spirit will remain.

The age of a whisk(e)y is determined by the length of time it has spent in the cask before being bottled. Once the whisk(e)y has been bottled the aging process stops. A whisk(e)y bottled at 10 years old will always be a 10 year old whisk(e)y even in a hundred years. By then the vintage of the whisk(e)y would still make it a rare and valuable item.

When dealing especially with blends, but also with single malts, some of the whiskies may be older than the stated age. However none of the whiskies will be younger.

 

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28 year old whiskies

Brechin 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 53.30%
7 A warm character, just a little too assertive when it comes to oak but so uplifting.

Convalmore 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 57.90%
7 Interesting, not very well balanced but enjoyable on a cold frosty morning (or after having vacuum cleaned !).

Cooper's Choice Glen Albyn 1974, 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
7 Fuller in flavours, and sweeter, than I remember Glen Albyn.

Dun Bheagan Convalmore 1975 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
7 Ascetic. Complex. Cosmopolitan.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Duncan Taylor Octave Caol Ila 1983 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 51.70%
8 A bit of an old sea beast!

Kingsbury Glencadam 1971, 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 55.60%
7 Lacks roundness, structure, balance. I was sorry to hear that this distillery has been closed. Temporarily?

World Whiskies Awards 2013 - World's Best Blended Malt Whisky - Winner

Mars Maltage 3 Plus 25, 28 Years Old
Blended Malt - Japan - 46.00%

Master of Malt Tormore Single Cask Series
Single Malt - Scotland - 60.20%
7 Interesting whisky but the high ABV requires some precautions. Time, a dash of water and you have an energetic and talkative dram!

Old & Rare Caol Ila 28 Years Old 1979
Single Malt - Scotland - 54.60%
7 Good but pretty tired.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Old & Rare Platinum The Macallan, 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 48.20%
8 Have this without water. Hinting at complexity.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Old Malt Cask Ardbeg 28 Years Old, The Ardbeggeddon 1972, Sherry Cask
Single Malt - Scotland - 48.40%
8 One of the best Ardbegs I have ever tasted. Full range of the distillery's typical flavours, lyrically combined.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Port Ellen
Single Malt - Scotland - 53.80%
8 A classic Port Ellen. A must-buy for peat heads.

Rare Malts Auchroisk 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 56.80%
7 Carries its age effortlessly. Approachable, clean, sweet-tempered. Unlike The Singleton version, no obvious sherry.

Rare Malts Glen Mhor 1976 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 51.90%
7 A straight-ahead, fruity, creamy, Speysider.

Rare Malts Glenury Royal 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 58.40%
8 An elegant middleweight after the oak-fisted heavyweight 23 Years Old in the same series.

Scott's Selection Dailuane 1983 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 55.80%
7 Marked down slightly for an undistinguished nose.

Whisky Magazine - Editors Choice - Winner

Talisker 28 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.30%
8 More medicinal than other versions. If matched with oysters, add barbecued sausages as the French do in Marennes-Oléron.

1973 Macduff 28 Year Old Highland Malt Whisky 1973
Vintage Wine Gifts
£229.97
1973 Macduff 28 Year Old Highland Malt Whisky 1973
Vintage Wine Gifts
£229.97
Adelphi Aultmore 1982 28 Years Old
Whisky Shop Dufftown
£115.00
Adelphi Longmorn 1985 28 Years Old
Whisky Shop Dufftown
£110.00
Ardbeg 1967 28 Year Old Pale Oloroso Butt #575
The Whisky Exchange
£2,999.00
Ardbeg 1967 28 Year Old Sherry Cask #574
The Whisky Exchange
£2,999.00
Ardbeg 1972 28 Year Old
The Whisky Exchange
£1,200.00
Ardbeg 1972 28 Year Old
The Whisky Exchange
£1,200.00
Ardbeg 1972 28 Year Old
The Whisky Exchange
£1,200.00
Ardbeg 1972 28 Year Old Douglas Laing
The Whisky Exchange
£1,200.00
Balmenach 28 Year Old
The Whisky Exchange
£189.00
Benrinnes 28 Year Old 1984 Old & Rare Platinum Hunter Laing
Master of Malt
£272.09
Brechin 1977 28 Year Old
The Whisky Exchange
£499.00
Brora 1971 28 Year Old Old Malt Cask
The Whisky Exchange
£2,500.00
Caol Ila 1980 28 Year Old Barsac Finish
The Whisky Exchange
£125.00
Convalmore 1977 28 Year Old
The Whisky Exchange
£499.00
Cragganmore 1985 28 Year Old Cask #1239+45 Signatory
The Whisky Exchange
£175.00
Cragganmore 28 Years Old 1985 Casks 1239+1245 Cask Strength Collec
Master of Malt
£8.40
Dalmore 28 Year Old Stillman's Dram
The Whisky Exchange
£499.00
Dufftown 1966 28 Year Old Sherry Cask Cadenhead's
The Whisky Exchange
£699.00
Glen Mhor 1982 28 Year Old Cask# 1328
The Whisky Exchange
£240.00
Glen Moray 1974 28 Year Old Distillery Manager's Choice
The Whisky Exchange
£399.00
Glen Ord 28 Year Old
The Whisky Exchange
£186.00
Glenisla 1977 28 Year Old Signatory
The Whisky Exchange
£225.00
Glenlivet 1977 2006 28 Year Old James Macarthurs Old Masters
WhiskyOnline-Shop.com
£250.00
Glenrothes 1947 28 Years Old B 1975 28 1947
Lions Whisky
£1,375.00
Glenrothes 1954 28 Year Old Connoisseurs Choice
The Whisky Exchange
£750.00
Glenrothes 1954 28 Year Old Connoisseurs Choice
The Whisky Exchange
£750.00
Glenrothes 1954 28 Years Old Cc Brown Label 28 1954
Lions Whisky
£620.00
Highland Park 1984 2013 28 Year Old Directors Cut Cask 9968
WhiskyOnline-Shop.com
£207.50
Highland Park 28 Year Old 1985 Authentic Collection Wm Cadenhead 3
Master of Malt
£8.56
Hillside 1971 28 Year Old Silent Stills
The Whisky Exchange
£699.00
Karuizawa 28 Year Old 1984
The Whisky Barrel
£2,999.99
Linkwood 1985 28 Year Old Signatory
The Whisky Exchange
£130.00
Littlemill 28 Year Old 1985 Coopers Choice
The Whisky Barrel
£221.35
Longmorn 1969 28 Year Old 10th Anniversary
The Whisky Exchange
£699.00
Longmorn 28 Year Old 1984 Cask 3212 Rare Select Montgomerie's
Master of Malt
£193.99
Longmorn 28 Year Old 1984 Cask 3212 Rare Select Montgomerie's 3
Master of Malt
£12.63
Macduff 1973 2002 28 Year Old First Cask 3727
WhiskyOnline-Shop.com
£195.00
Mannochmore 1982 28 Year Old Liquid Sun
The Whisky Exchange
£88.45
Mortlach 28 Years Old 75 Proof Bradley & Sons 28
Lions Whisky
£475.00
Port Ellen 1979 28 Year Old 7th Release 2007
The Whisky Exchange
£1,100.00
Singleton Of Dufftown 1985 28 Year Old Bot.2013
The Whisky Exchange
£250.00
Singleton Of Dufftown 28 Years Old 2013 Special Release
Whisky Shop Dufftown
£233.00
Springbank 1969 28 Year Old Sherry Cask Campbeltown Whisky
The Whisky Exchange
£1,200.00
Springbank 1974 28 Year Old Bot. Oct 2003 Campbeltown Whisky
The Whisky Exchange
£399.00
Springbank 1974 28 Year Old Dun Bheagan Campbeltown Whisky
The Whisky Exchange
£375.00
Talisker 1973 28 Year Old Island Scotch Whisky
The Whisky Exchange
£3,999.00
Tamnavulin 28 Year Old Stillman's Dram
The Whisky Exchange
£299.00
Tamnavulin 28 Year Old Stillman's Dram
The Whisky Exchange
£299.00
The Singleton Of Dufftown 28 Year Old
Abbey Whisky
£232.50
The Singleton Of Dufftown 28 Year Old 1985 2013 Special Release
Master of Malt
£234.00
The Singleton Of Dufftown 28 Year Old 1985 2013 Special Release 3cl
Master of Malt
£16.62
Tormore 1984 28 Year Old Nectar Of The Daily Drams
The Whisky Exchange
£120.00
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