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Glenrothes 21 Year Old 1998 (XOP)

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Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky - 60.7% / 70cl


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    Introducing the Glenrothes 21 Year Old 1998 (XOP) - a whisky of unparalleled luxury and exclusivity. Crafted with meticulous care by Douglas Laing's, this exceptional expression is a testament to their unwavering commitment to quality and craftsmanship.

    Limited to just 214 bottles worldwide, this whisky is a true collector's item, destined to be cherished by enthusiasts and connoisseurs alike. Each sip offers a journey through time and flavor, as it was distilled in June 1998 and bottled in October 2019. With no colorings or chill-filtration, every drop is a pure and unadulterated experience.

    Prepare to be captivated by the nose of gentle spiciness that evolves into tantalizing notes of fresh vanilla, caramelized nuts, and grist. The palate delights with a harmonious dance of vanilla, hard candy, orange zest, and creamy fudge. And the long, lingering finish reveals a symphony of citrus fruits, warming cinnamon, and spiced oak.

    But the Glenrothes 21 Year Old 1998 (XOP) is not just about the liquid inside the bottle. It is a true masterpiece, presented in a premium wooden hinged gift box that exudes elegance. The screen-printed bottle, exclusive glass stopper, handcrafted presentation plinth, and individually numbered certificate further elevate its allure.

    With only 214 bottles available worldwide, this highly exclusive single malt whisky is a rare gem that will undoubtedly become the centerpiece of any collection. Indulge in the epitome of luxury and taste the extraordinary with the Glenrothes 21 Year Old 1998 (XOP).

    Tasting Notes by Douglas Laing & Co:
    Nose: The nose has a gentle spiciness that develops to fresh vanilla, caramelised nuts and grist.
    Palate: The palate brings more vanilla, running alongside hard candy, orange zest and creamy fudge.
    Finish: The long finish reveals citrus fruits, warming cinnamon and spiced oak. (CSL)


    • Type: Single Malt Scotch Whisky
    • Region: Speyside
    • Country: Scotland
    • Brand/Distillery: Glenrothes
    • Cask Type: Refill Oak Cask
    • Age: 21 Year Old
    • Volume: 70cl
    • ABV: 60.7%
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    • The standard delivery time is two working days for these areas.
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    Glenrothes Distillery: Timeless Elegance in the Heart of Speyside

    Glenrothes Distillery, nestled in the heart of Speyside, Scotland, is celebrated for its timeless elegance in producing single malt Scotch whisky. Established in 1879, the distillery is renowned for its commitment to aging whisky until it reaches the peak of its flavor, rather than adhering to specific age statements. Glenrothes whiskies are known for their balanced and well-rounded character, with a harmonious combination of fruity, spicy, and nutty notes. The distillery takes pride in its use of sherry-seasoned oak casks for maturation, which impart a rich and luxurious depth to its expressions. Each sip of Glenrothes whisky embodies the distillery's dedication to tradition and excellence, offering a taste of Speyside's finest craftsmanship.

    The Unique Vintages of Glenrothes Distillery

    What sets Glenrothes Distillery apart and makes it truly unique is its approach to whisky aging through vintages. Instead of focusing solely on age statements, Glenrothes releases its whiskies based on carefully selected vintages, showcasing the peak maturity of the whisky's flavors. The distillery's commitment to vintage releases allows whisky enthusiasts to experience the distinct character of each year's production, reflecting the influence of factors such as barley quality, climate, and cask selection. Glenrothes' vintages are selected by the distillery's Malt Master, who ensures that only the finest casks are chosen for bottling. This approach to whisky aging results in expressions that capture the essence of each year's exceptional harvest and craftsmanship. Glenrothes' dedication to vintages and its use of sherry-seasoned oak casks contribute to whiskies that are not only timeless but also continually evolving, making it a cherished name among whisky connoisseurs seeking a taste of Speyside's finest.

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