Indulge in the rarity and sophistication of Strathclyde 34 Year Old 1987 (XOP), a remarkable single grain Scotch whisky meticulously crafted by Douglas Laing. As part of their esteemed Xtra Old Particular line, this exceptional release is limited to just 210 bottles, making it a true collector's item.
Distilled in September 1987, this whisky has been patiently aged for an astonishing 34 years in a Refill Hogshead, allowing it to develop an extraordinary depth of flavor. With each sip, you'll experience a symphony of enticing aromas. The large, rounded, and sweet nose reveals delightful hints of cereal, coconut, cinnamon, nutmeg, and vanilla, transporting you to a world of indulgence.
On the palate, the Strathclyde 34 Year Old 1987 (XOP) delights with the flavors of creamy vanilla ice cream, luscious fudge, and delicate wafers. As the whisky unfolds, strong spices emerge, adding a captivating kick to the sweetness. The mouthfeel is nothing short of luxurious, enveloping your senses in a delightful dance of flavors.
The finish is a grand finale, leaving a lasting impression. It accentuates the essence of vanilla, sugar, and a subtle biscuit-like background, leaving you craving another sip. With a bottling strength of 47.9% alcohol by volume, this whisky delivers a bold and robust experience that connoisseurs will truly appreciate.
What sets this release apart is its pure and natural character. Strathclyde 34 Year Old 1987 (XOP) is all-naturally colored, without any artificial additives. It is also non-chill filtered, preserving the whisky's full-bodied character. Each bottle is a testament to the artistry and expertise of Douglas Laing, making it a prized addition to any whisky collection.
With only 210 bottles available, this rare and limited release is a true gem for whisky enthusiasts and collectors alike. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of whisky history. Order your bottle of Strathclyde 34 Year Old 1987 (XOP) today and savor the exquisite flavors that can only come from decades of patient aging.
Tasting Note by Douglas Laing & Co:
Nose: A large, rounded, sweet nose with hints of cereal, coconut, cinnamon, nutmeg, and vanilla.
Palate: The flavours of vanilla ice cream, fudge, and wafers are followed by strong spices and more sweetness on the mouth.
Finish: The end emphasises vanilla, sugar, and a background that resembles biscuits.