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21 Year Old Whisky

Twenty One (21) Year Old Whisky has been maturing in cask for twenty one years. When blending a twenty one year old whisky, the master blender may incorporate older whiskies, but not younger ones. This guarantees that your 21 year old single malt has whisky aged for at least 21 years in the cask.

21 year old whisky is often given as a 21st birthday present, a gift for fathers day or a Christmas present.

Twenty one year old whiskies have generally taken on a huge amount of complexity and character from the cask they were matured in. Often the colour of a 21 year old whisky will be darker and more intense than younger whiskies.

1990 was a year that many notable occurrences occurred some involved single malt whisky, others bourbon. Notable occurrences in 1990 included:

In 1990, on January the 31st, McDonald’s opened their first store in Moscow. Everyone knows nothing washes down a Big Mac better than a fine glass of sherry cask matured Speyside single malt whisky. Yummers!

In April 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope was launched aboard the Discovery space shuttle. Whisky would probably not have been used as fuel.

Many a whisky glass would have been raised in October the 14th 1990 in memory of Leonard Bernstein, the legendary US composer, who sadly passed away.

1993
Glenrothes, sherry hogshead, only 154 bottles made... what's not to like?  More info
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$257.17
This is a powerful, syrupy, grain whisky, packing an almighty 58.2%abv. Grain whisky is becoming more and more popular as people become canny to its amazing value for money. By the nature of grain...  More info
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$95.30
A gorgeous fruity and sweet Ben Nevis from Wemyss Malts. Bottled at cask strength this is not chill filtered.  More info
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21 years old
$123.94
This was distilled at the Royal Brackla distillery on the 13th April 1993. It was aged for 18 years in a pair of bourbon barrels before bottling on the 20th June 2011. A release of 615 bottles from...  More info
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$60.98
A great Craigellachie from Duncan Taylor's Rare Auld range. This is bottled at cask strength and is non-chillfiltered.  More info
21 years old
This was distilled at the Highland Park distillery on the 13th December 1990 before 21 years in sherry butt 15694. It was bottled on the 9th January 2012, and there are 395 numbered decanter bottles...  More info
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$158.81
This was distilled at Rosebank in 1990. It was aged for 21 years in a bourbon barrel before bottling by Murray McDavid in 2011 at the Bruichladdich distillery. A release of 270 bottles at natural cask...  More info
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A single cask, independent bottling of Ardbeg, likely to sell out before I finish typing this sentence! It was distilled in 1993 and aged for 18 years in a bourbon cask before bottling at the...  More info
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This single cask Aberlour was distilled in November 1993 and it was aged in cask 7371 for 18 years before bottling in November 2011. A release of 277 numbered bottles, bottled for Duncan Taylor's...  More info
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Bruichladdich Oirthir Gaidheal was released in celebration of Feis Ile 2009. This rare, one-off whisky was distilled on the 22nd April 1993, and it was aged in sherry wood. A release of 1,000 bottles.  More info
1993 vintage
$313.06
This delicious Mortlach was distilled in May of 1993 and it was aged for 18 years in sherry butt 3955 before bottling in September of 2011. A release of 637 bottles at natural cask strength from Ian...  More info
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$114.22
Distilled at Dalmore on the 11th September 1990, this rich, spicy Dalmore was aged in sherry butt 9423 for 21 years before bottling by Signatory on the 24th October 2011. A release of 596 numbered...  More info
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$100.13
This was distilled on the 8th March 1993 at Bladnoch, it was then aged for 18 years in hogsheads 757 and 758 before bottling on the 14th September 2011 by Signatory. A release of 892 bottles.  More info
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$62.55
A sublime 21 year old Rosebank, bottled for Diageo's Special Releases. There are just 5,604 numbered bottles worldwide, and we expect them to sell out very fast. This was aged in refill American oak...  More info
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Purportedly made with as much as 60% old single malt from Springbank! Campbeltown Loch 21 is a fabulous blend - very, very rich and beautifully malty. Cracking value for money too!  More info
21 years old
$118.92
Matisse 21 Year Old
(70cl, 40%)
A smooth 21 year old blend with a hint of toffee, vanilla and oak, Matisse 21 was awarded 86 points in the Jim Murray Whisky Bible. Jim describes it as "soft and alluring".  More info
21 years old
$92.30
An independent bottling of Glenlossie single malt Scotch whisky, which was distilled in 1993 and bottled in 2012 by Gordon and MacPhail for their Connoisseurs Choice range. While a lot of their whisky...  More info
1993 vintage
$66.65
A Berry Bros. & Rudd independent bottling of Glen Keith distilled in 1993, before the distillery was mothballed in 1999. Lucky, this story has a happy ending as production started up again at Glen...  More info
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$113.72
John Milroy along with his brother Wallace were among the pioneers who pushed single malt whisky in London almost fifty years ago. They opened their shop in 1964, this is John's selection of a...  More info
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$123.63
Part of a new range from Douglas Laing, the Old Particular bottlings are produced to some very partic... precise guidelines. Top quality single casks bottled, of course, without chill filtration or...  More info
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$147.68
A single cask Signatory bottling at 43% of the 'other' Campbeltown Distillery, Glen Scotia. An outturn of 409 bottles.  More info
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$82.75
A beautiful single cask Blair Athol from Douglas Laing's Old Malt Cask range. This was distilled in August of 1990 and aged in a refill hogshead for 21 years before bottling in August 2011. A release...  More info
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$113.08
The Old Malt Cask range is now bottled by Hunter Laing after Stewart Laing and his brother split Douglas Laing's assets between them. We have to say that we're delighted to see this excellent range...  More info
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$135.68
Distilled at the Bladnoch distillery in 1993 and bottled by Signatory in 2012, this lowland single malt whisky was matured in casks 759 & 766. A release of 846 bottles.  More info
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$72.79
Made at the Tobermory distillery in March 1993 and bottled by Hunter Lang, this single cask release of 20 year old Ledaig has an outturn of 162 bottles.  More info
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$140.84

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