The Singleton of Glen Ord 1987 is an extraordinary vintage release, marking the first and only bottling of its kind from the remaining casks of 1987 at Glen Ord distillery. Crafted with meticulous care and unwavering patience, this rare whisky showcases the culmination of time and expertise. Each cask was given the necessary attention to distill the liquid to perfection, resulting in an elegant expression with a fragrant nose and a creamy-smooth texture. The palate reveals a sweet and satisfying taste with deep fruity flavors complemented by delicate hints of ginger.
Selected by Dr Craig Wilson, The Singleton of Glen Ord 1987 is part of the esteemed Prima & Ultima series, which comprises eight carefully curated whiskies that exemplify excellence.
The whisky displays a bright gold color with polished brass accents. Exceptionally large beading is observed.
Medium to full-bodied.
Upon nosing, immediate notes of minerals and a gentle smokiness emerge. Hints of chalk and salt intermingle with nuances of fine sand and seaweed drying under the sun.
The whisky greets the palate with a deliciously light and oil-smooth texture. A sweet and richly malty character takes the lead, followed by a dash of salt that brings balance mid-palate. Surging waves of smoky pepper intensify the flavor profile. The finish leans towards a drying sensation.
The finish is long, leaving behind a warm and peppery sensation. A fine gentle chili pepper "catch" adds a captivating touch, leaving a lingering peppery heat on the tongue.
Immerse yourself in the captivating experience of The Singleton of Glen Ord 1987 Prima & Ultima Third Release Scotch Whisky. This exceptional vintage bottling invites you to savor its elegance and complexity, showcasing the artistry and expertise of Glen Ord distillery.