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Allt-A-Bhainne 13 yo 1979/1993 (43%, The Whisky Castle Tomintoul, cask #026329) - 280714

 



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Allt-A-Bhainne - Scotch Malt Whisky - Region: Speyside
WF Distillery Ranking: Non Classé B (all current rankings here)


Status: Active - Stills: 4 (2 wash, 2 spirit) - Founded: 1975
Address: Glenrinnes, Banffshire AB55 4DI - Phone: +44 (0)1542-783 049
Web: none - More info: Malt Madness  


My favourite expression so far:
Allt-A-Bhainne 1991/2004 (43%, G&M Connoisseurs Choice, new map label)
80 points - Last tasted on February 9, 2007 - Tasting notes here.
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General Distillery Profile - keywords (wazzat?)
Bitter Spirity Grainy Peppery Sweet Malty Porridge Kirsch Grassy

MM Distillery profile:
The name Allt A Bhainne (sometimes spelled as Allt-A-Bhainne or Allt A' Bhainne) is Gaelic and means something like 'Burn of Milk'. Ever since the distillery was built in 1975 its main focus has been supplying malt whisky that ended up in the Chivas Regal blends. Oddly enough, I do have a soft spot for ... More on Malt Madness.
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Check all the 'winners' (90 points or more) on this wee list (PDF)

Whiskyfun tasting notes
Berry Bros & Rudd
  • Allt A Bhainne 1995/2011 (53.4%, Berry Bros & Rudd, cask #125284) - 110412
Cadenhead - Duthies
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 1980 (60.5%, Cadenhead, white label, +/-1993) - 150411
  • Allt A'Bhainne 12yo 1992/2005 (57.6%, Cadenhead's Authentic Collection, bourbon barrel, 240 bottles) - 110412
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 20 yo (46%, Duthie's, 246 bottles, +/-2013) - 080513
Douglas Laing
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 16 yo 1985/2001 (50%, DL OMC) - 240304
Dun Bheagan
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 28 yo 1975/2004 (60.2%, Dun Bheagan, refill sherry, cask #33152, 624 bottles) - 090207
  • Allt A Bhainne 10 yo 1989 (43%, Dun Bheagan) - 200607
Gordon & MacPhail
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 1991/2004 (43%, Gordon & MacPhail Connoisseurs Choice) - 090207
Jack Wieber
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 11 yo 1997/2008 (46%, Jack Wieber, Scottish Castles, cask #40816) - 010509
James MacArthur
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 17 yo 1993/2010 (57.9%, James MacArthur, sherry, cask #40658) - 150411
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 1995/2006 (59.9%, James MacArthur’s, cask #140864) - 090207
Milroy's
  • Allt A'Bhainne 1989/1999 (50%, John Milroy Millennium Selection) - no notes - 78
Signatory
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 15 yo 1979/1995 (55.2%, Signatory, Dumpy Old Label, cask #28320, 620 bottles) - 010509
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 18 yo 1980/1999 (43%, Signatory, cask #19000) - 240304
  • Allt-á-Bhainne 21 yo 1991/2012 (55%, Signatory Vintage, hogshead, cask #90114, 282 bottles) - 030214
Various IB
  • Allt A Bhainne 12 yo (43%, The Still Man Selection, ‘500 years of distilling’ 1994) - 200607
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 13 yo 1979/1993 (43%, The Whisky Castle Tomintoul, cask #026329) - 280714
  • Allt A Bhaine 1979/1994 (56.1%, Graf Beissel von Gymnich, cask #26332, 247 bottles) - 200607
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 12 yo 1992/2005 (58.9%, Weiser, Germany, cask #96/24232, 306 bottles) - 100705
  • Allt A’ Bhainne 14 yo 1992/2007 (58.3%, C&S Dram Collection, hogshead #27) - 200607
  • Allt-A-Bhainne 18 yo 1992/2011 (46%, Mo Or Collection, bourbon hogshdead, cask #12, 460 bottles) - 080513
  • Allt-Á-Bhainne 16 yo 1996/2013 (54.5%, Spirit of Caledonia, bourbon hogshead, cask #107157, 294 bottles) - 190414
 
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