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Whisky distilled in 1949

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Browse our whisky database by the whisky vintage. This is the year the whisk(e)y was distilled.

 

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

 

1949 vintage whiskies

Whisky Magazine - Editors Choice - Winner

The Macallan 1949, 50 Years Old, Millennium
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
9 A beautifully composed, luxurious whisky.

The Macallan 1949, 52 Years Old, Vintage
Single Malt - Scotland - 41.10%
8 Not much evidence of alcohol. Elegant but frail. Doesn't approach the 1948 I tasted a few years ago.

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