- Type / Subtype : Whisky / Single Malt
- Brand / Distillery : Dufftown
- Country / Region : Scotland
- Merchant : Signatory Vintage
- Line : Cask Strength Collection
- Bottling :
- Dilution : Cask strength
- Strength : 55,5%
- Volume : 70cl
- Vintage : 1984 Vintage
- Age : 25 Yo
- Peated : Unpeated
- Packaging : Metal Tube
- SKU : 15452B
- The brand
Founded in 1895, barely three years after the Pattison brothers crisis, Dufftown was the sixth distillery built in the eponymous town known for being built “on seven stills” in reference to the seven hills of Rome. Dufftown is the capital of whisky and also the home of Glenfiddich Distillery. Dufftown is rarely bottled as a single malt except as part of the Flora & Fauna range. The majority of bottlings available come from independent bottlers.
Although the independent bottler Signatory Vintage cannot claim to be one of the oldest in Scotland, it has managed to build up an extremely solid reputation amongst the great malt connoisseurs. The creator of the famous range The Prestonfield and many other well-known ranges, it is best known for its un-chillfiltered and cask strength bottlings that offer amateurs the chance to enjoy their whisky in its most natural form. It was also one of the first independent bottlers to acquire a distillery and now offers a growing number of expressions of one of the most artisan single malts available.
The Cask Strength Collection of single malt and single grain whiskies is without doubt one of the most appreciated ranges. Each release is bottled undiluted, unchillfiltered and usually consists of a single cask. To help the consumer appreciate their whisky at more than a purely aromatic and gustatory level, Signatory Vintage takes care to display on each label, with great precision, the region of production, the date of distillation and bottling, the type of cask used, its number and the number of bottles of the same nectar that were produced. This range thus offers some fascinating facts, in addition to exceptional quality!
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