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Tamdhu - Scotch Malt Whisky - Region: Speyside
WF Distillery Ranking:Deuxième Cru Classé (all current rankings here)


Status: active - Stills: 6 (3 wash, 3 spirit) - Founded: 1896
Address: Knockando, Aberlour, Banffshire, AB38 7RP - Phone: +44 (0) 1340 810 486
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My favourite expression so far:
Tamdhu-Glenlivet 30 yo 1963/1993 (48.2%, Cadenhead’s)
92 points - Last tasted: March 1, 2005 - Tasting notes: here
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General Distillery Profile - keywords (wazzat?)
Caramel White pepper Oranges Vanilla Roasted nuts Honey Resinous Sherry


MM Distillery profile:
The Tamdhu distillery is located north of the Spey river, right next to the Knockando Burn. It was designed by Charles Doig and built in 1896 by the Tamdhu Distillery Company (which was owned by a group of blenders). In the summer of 1897 the very first casks of Tamdhu malt whisky were filled. During the last few decades of the 19th century a lot of distilleries were constructed in the upper Spey valley, home of the 'Glenlivet' style of malts. This relatively remote part of Scotland became accessible by the opening of a railway line in 1863 and .
... More on Malt Madness.

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Whiskyfun tasting notes
OB - no vintage
  • Tamdhu NAS (40%, OB, circa 1995) - 150108
  • Tamdhu 8 yo (70° proof, OB, 1970’s) - 150108
  • Tamdhu 10 yo (40%, OB, 80’s) - 120905
  • Tamdhu 10 yo (43%, OB for Cinzano Italy, 1980’s) - 121106
  • Tamdhu 10 yo (40%, OB, +/-1995) - 250713
  • Tamdhu 10 yo (40%, OB, 2013) - 250713
  • Tamdhu 15 yo (43%, OB for Germany, ceramic, 1980’s) - 121106
  • Tamdhu 18 yo (43%, OB, 2006) - 210107
  • Tamdhu 25 yo (43%, OB, 2006) - 210107
Adelphi
  • Tamdhu 15 yo 1991/2006 (60.0%, Adelphi, cask #1955, 257 bottles) - 210107
Blackadder - Clydesdale - Riverstown - Aberdeen
  • Tamdhu 23 yo 1990/2013 (52.9%, Blackadder, Statement, hogshead, cask #10928, 224 bottles) - 060214
Cadenhead
  • Tamdhu-Glenlivet 10 yo (58.9%, Cadenhead’s) - 150504
  • Tamdhu-Glenlivet 29 yo 1963/1992 (49.4%, Cadenhead, Authentic Collection) - 060214
  • Tamdhu-Glenlivet 30 yo 1963/1993 (48.2%, Cadenhead’s) - 010305
  • Tamdhu-Glenlivet 16 yo 1980/1997 (58.7%, Cadenhead Authentic Collection, SherryWood) - 250708
Douglas Laing
  • Tamdhu 29 yo 1977/2006 (50%, Douglas Laing OMC, Hogshead Ref 1873, 211 bottles) - 150108
  • Tamdhu 18 yo 1989/2008 (50%, Douglas Laing, Old Malt Cask, Sherry Hogshead DL Ref 4608) - 030309
  • Tamdhu 19 yo 1989/2009 (55.8%, Douglas Laing, Platinum, 202 bottles) - 090910
Duncan Taylor
  • Tamdhu 34 yo 1968/2002 (40.1%, Peerless, cask # 4104) - 010305
  • Tamdhu 39 yo 1968/2008 (40%, Duncan Taylor, Lonach) - 030309
  • Tamdhu 34 yo 1969/2004 (40.2%, Duncan Taylor, cask #7314) - 050507
  • Tamdhu 34 yo 1969/2004 (40.2%, Duncan Taylor Peerless, cask #7316, 247 bottles) - 150108
Gordon & MacPhail
  • Tamdhu-Glenlivet 8 yo (70° proof, Gordon & McPhail licensed bottling, 70’s) - 120905
  • Tamdhu 8 yo (40%, G&M MacPhail's Collection, 1997) - 210111
  • Tamdhu 8 yo (40%, Gordon & MacPhail, MacPhail Collection, +/-2010) - 061210
  • Tamdhu 1961/2000 (40%, Gordon & MacPhail, Rare Old) - 060214
  • Tamdhu 1973/2008 (56%, Gordon & MacPhail, Reserve, cask #3230, 481 bottles) - 250708
Hart Bros
  • Tamdhu 42 yo 1958/2000 (40.8%, Hart Brothers) - 060214
  • Tamdhu 33 yo 1969/2003 (40.5%, Hart Bros) - 010305
Jack Wieber Whisky World
  • Tamdhu 1958 (40.8%, Jack Wieber’s Prenzlow Coll, cask #1622) - 010305
  • Tamdhu 31 yo 1980/2011 (51.4%, Jack Wiebers, Old Train Line, bourbon, cask #0411, 174 bottles) - 151211
  • Tamdhu 1988/2008 (47.9%, Jack Wieber, The Cross Hill, 266 bottles) - 150609
Malts of Scotland
  • Tamdhu 1988/2012 (52.3%, Malts of Scotland, sherry hogshead, cask #MoS 10029, 209 bottles) - 041012
  • Tamdhu 20 yo 1990/2011 (49.8%, Malts of Scotland, sherry butt, cask #8119, 209 bottles) - 050711
Moon Import
  • Tamdhu-Glenlivet 29 yo (43%, Moon 'The Cars', 176 bottles, early 1990’s) - 050507
The Nectar
  • Tamdhu 21 yo 1989/2011 (50%, Dailydram.de, Liquid Treasures, sherry cask) - 050711
Signatory
  • Tamdhu 26 yo 1970/1996 (51.5%, Signatory, butt, cask #378, 390 bottles) - 060214
  • Tamdhu 11 yo 1994/2006 (61%, Signatory, cask #1995) - 050507
The Ultimate - Van Wees
  • Tamdhu 8 yo 2005/2013 (59.6%, The Ultimate, Van Wees, sherry, cask #347, 724 bottles) - 060214
The Whisky Fair - The Whisky Agency - Perfect Dram - Liquid Sun
  • Tamdhu 33 yo 1980/2013 (55,7%, The Whisky Agency, Private Stock, bourbon hogshead, 132 bottles) - 211013
Whisky-Doris
  • Tamdhu 25 yo 1984/2010 (50.1%, Whisky-Doris, hogshead, cask #2834) - 090910
Various IB
  • Tamdhu 30 yo 1970/2000 (43%, Montgomerie’s, sherry cask) - 010305
  • Tamdhu 24 yo 1988/2012 (57.2%, Riegger's Selection, bourbon, cask #417, 199 bottles) - 060214
  • Tamdhu 25 yo 1988/2013 (50.7%, Whisky-Fässle, bourbon hogshead) - 060214
  • Tamdhu 1990/2008 (60.2%, Art of Whisky, The Nightcap, bourbon cask #10141) - 150609
 
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