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Brands and Distilleries : Rare Old

Issue 140 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 140

A journey round Islay, visits to Maker's Mark and Penderyn, and the conclusion to our trip down the Rockies

 

Rare Old

Rare Old Glenlochy 1965
Single Malt - Scotland - 40.00%
7 A breakfast whisky?

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Rare Old Highland Park 1970
Single Malt - Scotland - 40.00%
8 Disappointing. Where is the richness, and especially the island character?

Rare Old Inchmurrin 1973
Single Malt - Scotland - 40.00%
7 Maturity improves it. Still needs rounding out, but less gauche than the distillery bottling.

Rare Old St Magdalene 1982
Single Malt - Scotland - 40.00%
7 Livelier, fresher, less "difficult" flavours than in most bottlings.

Ask the Expert
If you have a question for John, send it to editorial@whiskymag.com or by post to Questions & Answers, Whisky Magazine, St Faiths House, Mountergate, Norwich, England, NR1 1PY

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Hammer of the Scots
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Inside track
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Generation Games
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A-Z of the world's best blends
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Ask the Expert
Send your questions to editorial@whiskymag.com or by post to: Q&A, Whisky Magazine, St Faiths House, Mountergate, Norwich, England, NR1 1PY

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Fort William's loss
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Uncovering a country fascinated by whisky

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Banff 1966 2015 Rare Old
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Brora 1982 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Bunnahabhain 1965 B 1998 G&m Rare Old 1965
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Catto's Rare Old 12 Years Old 12
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Coleburn 1972 2013 Rare Old
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Coleburn 1981 Bot.2015 Rare Old
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Coleburn 1981 Rare Old 2015
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Convalmore 1960 B 1996 G&m Rare Old 1960
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Convalmore 1975 2015 Rare Old
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Convalmore 1975 Bot.2015 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Convalmore 1975 Rare Old
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Glen Albyn 8yo 80 Proof Rare Old 8
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Glen Mhor 12yo 80 Proof Rare Old Highland Malt 12
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Glen Mhor 6yo Rare Old Highland Malt 6
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Glen Mhor 6yo Rare Old Short Cap 6
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Glencraig 1975 2012 Rare Old
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Glencraig 1975 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Glenesk 1979 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Glenesk 1980 2014 Rare Old
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Glenesk 1980 Bottled 2014 Lot No. Ro 14 04 Rare Old Gordon & Ma
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Glenesk 1980 Rare Old
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Glenesk 1980 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Glenglassaugh 1986 Bot.2015 Rare Old
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Glenlochy 1965 Bot.2002 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Glenlochy 1979 2012 Rare Old
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Glenlochy 1979 2015 Rare Old
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Glenlochy 1979 Bottled 2012 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Glenlochy 1979 Rare Old 2012
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Glenlochy 1979 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Glenlossie 1961 2008 Rare Old
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Glenlossie 1961 B 1996 Rare Old G&m 1961
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Glenury Royal 1984 2007 Rare Old
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Glenury Royal 1984 2012 Rare Old
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Highland Park 1970 B 2000 G&m Rare Old 1970
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Highland Park 1973 2009 Rare Old
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£545.00
Inverleven 1986 2015 Rare Old
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Inverleven 1986 Rare Old 2015
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Littlemill 1985 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Littlemill 1991 2015 Rare Old
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Lochside 1981 2015 Rare Old
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Lochside 1981 Rare Old
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£430.08
Lochside 1981 Rare Old 2015
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£419.58
Mackinlays Shackleton Rare Old Highland Malt The Journey
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£104.78
Millburn 1974 2015 Rare Old
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£650.00
Millburn 1974 Rare Old 2015
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£696.96
Mortlach Rare Old
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£42.95
Mortlach Rare Old
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£44.95
Mortlach Rare Old
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£61.95
Mortlach Rare Old 3cl Sample
Master of Malt
£7.80
Mosstowie 1979 2012 Rare Old
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Mosstowie 1979 Lot No. Ro 12 01 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail Bott
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Mosstowie 1979 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Mosstowie 1979 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Port Ellen 1979 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Port Ellen 1980 2016 Rare Old
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Port Ellen 1980 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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Rare Old Convalmore 1975
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Rare Old Mosstowie 1979
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£610.00
Rosebank 1990 2014 Rare Old
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Rosebank 1990 Rare Old Bot.2015 Gordon & Macphail
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Shackleton's Discovery Mackinlay's Rare Old Highland Malt
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£135.00
Shackleton's Journey Mackinlay's Rare Old Highland Malt
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£110.00
St Magdalene 1982 2015 Rare Old
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£450.00
St Magdalene 1982 Bot.2013 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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£450.00
St. Magdalene Linlithgow 1982 Rare Old 2001
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Tamnavulin 1973 Rare Old Sherry Cask Gordon & Macphail
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£565.00
Tomintoul 1967 2000 Rare Old
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£395.00
Tomintoul 1967 Rare Old 1967
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Tomintoul 1968 2012 Rare Old
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Tomintoul 1968 Rare Old Gordon & Macphail
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£699.00
Vhighland Park 1966 B 1998 G&m Rare Old 1966
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£585.00
Whyte & Mackay 8 Year Old Supreme Rare Old Boxe
Master of Malt
£240.00
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