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Brands and Distilleries : Pittyvaich

Issue 139 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 139

A visit to Japan's Fuji Gotemba Distillery, Global Travel Retail special, a tour of US visitor centres, plus Icons of Whisky Rest of World results



Pittyvaich 12 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
6 Pittyvaich has always seemed a bit spirity to me, like a Scottish grappa. This version is softened slightly by the sherry.

Pittyvaich 12 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
6 You need to be sherry-mad to love this. Water releases more pleasant fruitcake notes on the nose but more harshness on the palate.

Pittyvaich 20 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 57.50%
7 That whisky definitely needs water to cut the edges. Incredibly oily. With a good dash of water, refreshing and invigorating.

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