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30 Year Old Whisky

Thirty (30) Year Old Whisky is really quite rare in the world of whisky. Thirty years is a long time for any spirit to mature, and the rate of evaporation (also known as the Angels’ Share) of roughly 2% per annum means that after 30 years, only 55% (approximately) of the original barrel will be left!

30 year old whisky is a traditional gift for a particularly 30th Birthday Present for a special man or lady, or perhaps a Christmas present. Also particularly popular for Fathers day.

Thirty Year old whiskies are usually not only complex and interesting, but also very smooth due to the extended aging process.

In 1981, many noteworthy events hit the headlines:

Whisky lover and eyebrow raiser Sir Roger Moore starred in the excellent For Your Eyes Only which was one of the top grossing films of 1986 (it was released in 1981).

The first ever London Marathon was run in March of 1981, and there were 7,500 runners, the majority of whom did not drink single malt whisky or bourbon during the event.

In September 1981, the eminent US journalist Walter Cronkite retired. The whiskey drinking Xzibit once declared “I stand behind the mic like Walter Cronkite.”

Master of Malt 30 Year Old Speyside (2nd Edition)

70cl, 40%
Master of Malt

A well-aged expression from our Secret Bottlings Series, this is from a well-known Speyside distillery. This is a very well-sherried expression.  More info

Master of Malt 30 Year Old Speyside (2nd Edition)
30 year old

Bunnahabhain 24 Year Old 1986 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)

70cl, 47.90%
Bunnahabhain

Distilled at Bunnahabhain in November of 1986 and aged in cask 1575 before bottling by Duncan Taylor in September 2011. A 24 year old, single cask, cask strength whisky, and a release of 174 bottles.  More info

Bunnahabhain 24 Year Old 1986 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)
24 year old

Auchentoshan 30 Year Old 1978 Bourbon Cask Matured

70cl, 53.40%
Auchentoshan

A recently released bourbon cask matured Auchentoshan, distilled in 1978, matured for 30 years and bottled at cask strength in 2009 as part of a release of 480 bottles.  More info

Auchentoshan 30 Year Old 1978 Bourbon Cask Matured
30 year old
$407.19

Bunnahabhain 23 Year Old 1986 (cask 1282) - Celebration of the Cask (Càrn Mòr)

70cl, 53.80%
Bunnahabhain

A 23 year old Bunnahabhain aged in sherry butt 1282. This was distilled on the 20th October 1986 and bottled on the 21st July 2010. A release of 540 bottles.  More info

Bunnahabhain 23 Year Old 1986 (cask 1282) - Celebration of the Cask (Càrn Mòr)
23 year old
$121.17

Glentauchers 30 Year Old 1981 Cask 1057 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)

70cl, 56.50%
Glentauchers

This was distilled at Glentauchers on the 11th March 1981, and it was aged in refill butt 1057 for 30 years before bottling by Signatory on the 28th November 2011. A release of 321 numbered bottles.  More info

Glentauchers 30 Year Old 1981 Cask 1057 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)
30 year old
$103.71

Glentauchers 30 Year Old 1981 Cask 1050 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)

70cl, 56%
Glentauchers

This was distilled on the 5th March 1981 at the Glentauchers distillery, this was aged for 30 years in cask 1050 (a refill butt), before bottling on the 23rd September 2011. A release of 373 numbered…  More info

Glentauchers 30 Year Old 1981 Cask 1050 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)
30 year old

Brora 30 Year Old (2010 Release)

70cl, 54.30%
Brora

The 2010 release of Diageo's superb Brora 30yo. A marked improvement on last year's in our humble opinion.  More info

Brora 30 Year Old (2010 Release)
30 year old

Brora 30 Year Old (2009 Release)

70cl, 53.20%
Brora

The most recent release of Brora rare, cask strength 30 year old. John Hansell even rated this a whopping 95 points! This is a muscular, powerful dram.  More info

Brora 30 Year Old (2009 Release)
30 year old
$318.55

Glen Moray 24 Year Old 1986 Cask 2306 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)

70cl, 51.70%
Glen Moray

Distilled at Glen Moray in September 1986, this was aged for 24 years in cask 2306 before bottling by Duncan Taylor in August of 2011. A cask strength release of 249 numbered bottles.  More info

Glen Moray 24 Year Old 1986 Cask 2306 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)
24 year old

Highland Park 25 Year Old 1986 Cask 2279 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)

70cl, 53.10%
Highland Park

Distilled at Highland Park on the 27th June 1986, this was aged for 25 years in a single hogshead (cask 2279) before bottling on the 22nd October 2011. A release of 240 numbered bottles from…  More info

Highland Park 25 Year Old 1986 Cask 2279 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)
25 year old
$113.36

Glenlivet 30 Year Old 1981 - Dimensions (Duncan Taylor)

70cl, 44.30%
The Glenlivet

Distilled at the Glenlivet distillery in November 1981, this was aged in cask 9624 for 30 years before bottling in November 2011. A release of 217 numbered bottles.  More info

Glenlivet 30 Year Old 1981 - Dimensions (Duncan Taylor)
30 year old

Glen Moray 24 Year Old 1986 Cask 2858 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)

70cl, 55.60%
Glen Moray

This was distilled at Glen Moray in November 1986, and it was aged for 24 years in single cask number 2858 before bottling in June 2011 by Duncan Taylor. A release of 215 bottles.  More info

Glen Moray 24 Year Old 1986 Cask 2858 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)
24 year old

BenRiach 30 Year Old 1979

70cl, 47.90%
BenRiach

30 year old BenRiach distilled in 1979 and aged in bourbon barrel number 7511, bottled in July 2010 as part of a release of 173 bottles.  More info

BenRiach 30 Year Old 1979
30 year old

Glengoyne 23 Year Old 1986 Sherry Butt

70cl, 53.60%
Glengoyne

A single-cask release from Glengoyne. Comparatively light in colour when compared to some other releases, this superb 23yo exhibits plenty of distillery character.  More info

Glengoyne 23 Year Old 1986 Sherry Butt
23 year old
$219.76

Mortlach 21 Year Old 1986 - Mission (Murray McDavid)

70cl, 51.10%
Mortlach

From Murray McDavid's Mission range, this was distilled at Mortlach in 1986, matured in bourbon barrels and bottled at Bruichladdich in 2008 as part of an outturn of 648 bottles, at cask strength.…  More info

Mortlach 21 Year Old 1986 - Mission (Murray McDavid)
21 year old

Strathmill 24 Year Old 1986 (Adelphi)

70cl, 58.60%
Strathmill

Distilled at Strathmill in 1986, this beautiful whisky was aged for 24 years in cask 10222 before bottling by Adelphi in 2011. This had an out-turn of 168 bottles, all at natural cask strength.  More info

Strathmill 24 Year Old 1986 (Adelphi)
24 year old

Highland Park 24 Year Old 1986 Cask 2276 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)

70cl, 52%
Highland Park

This was distilled at Highland Park on the 27th June 1986, before ageing for 24 years in a single hogshead. Bottled by Signatory on the 17th January 2011. A release of 216 bottles.  More info

Highland Park 24 Year Old 1986 Cask 2276 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)
24 year old

Blair Athol 25 Year Old 1986 (Adelphi)

70cl, 52.90%
Blair Athol

Aged for 25 years in a single refill bourbon cask, this was distilled in 1986 at Blair Athol, and it was bottled by Adelphi. A release of 184 bottles.  More info

Blair Athol 25 Year Old 1986 (Adelphi)
25 year old

Glentauchers 30 Year Old 1981 Cask 1049 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)

70cl, 56.80%
Glentauchers

This Glentauchers was distilled in 1981, and was aged for a full thirty years in refill butt number 1049. A release of 437 single cask, cask strength bottles from Signatory.  More info

Glentauchers 30 Year Old 1981 Cask 1049 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)
30 year old
$94.05

North British 30 Year Old 1978 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)

70cl, 55.20%
North British

Single cask grain whisky from North British. This was distilled in August of 1978 and matured for 30 years in cask number 38472 before bottling in March of 2009 by Duncan Taylor for their Rare Auld…  More info

North British 30 Year Old 1978 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)
30 year old

Strathclyde 30 Year Old 1980 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)

70cl, 56.40%
Strathclyde

A rare single grain whisky from the Strathclyde distillery. This was distilled in January 1980 and matured for 30 years in cask number 1498 before bottling at cask strength in March of 2010. Part of…  More info

Strathclyde 30 Year Old 1980 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)
30 year old

Highland Park 23 Year Old 1986 Cask 2274 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)

70cl, 53.40%
Highland Park

Distilled on the 27th June 1986, aged in hogshead number 2274 and bottled on the 24th June 2010. This is a release of just 235 single cask, cask strength bottles of Highland Park.  More info

Highland Park 23 Year Old 1986 Cask 2274 - Cask Strength Collection (Signatory)
23 year old
$118.76

Bunnahabhain 30 Year Old 1978 - Mission Cask Strength Series (Murray McDavid)

70cl, 53%
Bunnahabhain

A cask strength Bunnahabhain from Murray McDavid. This was distilled in 1978 and aged for 30 years in a mix of port and sherry casks before bottling as part of a release of 573 bottles.  More info

Bunnahabhain 30 Year Old 1978 - Mission Cask Strength Series (Murray McDavid)
30 year old

Glenglassaugh 1986 - The MacPhail's Collection (Gordon and MacPhail)

70cl, 40%
Glenglassaugh

Distilled in 1986 and aged in bourbon before being bottled Gordon and MacPhail in 2000. The Glenglassaugh distillery has recently reopened.  More info

Glenglassaugh 1986 - The MacPhail's Collection (Gordon and MacPhail)
1986 vintage
$67.74

Cameronbridge 30 Year Old 1979 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)

70cl, 51.30%
Cameron Bridge

Single cask grain whisky distilled at Cameronbridge in February 1979, matured in cask number 3585 for 30 years before bottling in April of 2009 by Duncan Taylor. A release of 206 cask strength…  More info

Cameronbridge 30 Year Old 1979 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor)
30 year old

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