null

MEMBERS RECEIVE 10% Off* - CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Tomatin Decades ll Single Malt Scotch whisky 700ml

No reviews yet Write a Review
$450.00
SKU:
11555
Weight:
1,200.00 Grams
Shipping:
Calculated at Checkout
Members Receive 10% Off. (Excludes Tasting Events)
Create an Account
FREE SHIPPING METRO FOR ORDERS OVER $100* Details

Unctuous with Christmas cake, maple syrup and fresh red berries. In time tropical fruits emerge with orange peel and ginger. The finish exhibits along and waxy element with tropical fruit, chocolate and spice.

Double Gold Medal 2020 WSC San Francisco

 Comprising of casks from the last 5 decades from 1970's onwards.

The origins of whisky production in Tomatin are hard to be precise about - the formal distillery which operates today was established in 1897 but there is reason to believe that whisky production, albeit illegal, has been an important part of life in the area around Tomatin since the 1700s. 

The name itself gives an insight into this secret past: “Tomatin” translates to “Hill of the Juniper Bush”, as juniper wood gives off no smoke while burning it has long been a favourite of illicit distillers who must keep their practice secret. Today, a building known locally as “The Old Laird’s House” still remains on the site of the current distillery

However, it was only in 1897 at the peak of the Victorian Whisky Boom that three men, John MacDougall, John MacLeish and Alexander Allan, along with a handful of investors,
decided to open a formal distillery on the site and form The Tomatin Spey District Distillery Ltd. 

 Located south of Inverness, Tomatin was for a time the largest producer of whisky in Scotland and today still remains one of the key whisky producers in the Highlands

 

This product hasn't received any reviews yet. Be the first to review this product!
Write a Review

Related Products

Customers Also Viewed

MEMBERS RECEIVE 10% Off* - CREATE AN ACCOUNT