Currency and Delivery Country

  1. Shopping at Master of Malt is safe and secure.

We're just loading our login box for you, hang on!

Auchentoshan 35 Year Old 1975 - Bourbon Cask Matured

(70cl, 46.9%)

Auchentoshan 35 Year Old 1975 - Bourbon Cask Matured

Auchentoshan 35 Bottling Note

A release of just 500 bottles, distilled at Auchentoshan in 1975 and aged for a whopping 35 years in bourbon oak. A huge, toffee-rich whisky.

Tasting Note by The Chaps at Master of Malt

Nose: Huge notes of rum and raisin, hints of pepper, treacle, toffee apples, vanilla, butterscotch and cookie dough ice cream.

Palate: Citrus and vanilla-led, some more of that toffee apple from the nose, rum and raisin icecream, tons of vanilla. This is a sweet, dessert-like malt!

Finish: Medium length, butterscotch and spices.

Tell us what you think of Auchentoshan 35 Year Old 1975 - Bourbon Cask Matured

Please enter your details to make it easier for us to help you further.

country flag
No spam and entirely confidential. That's a promise.

The legal stuff: not providing your contact details may mean we have to delete your comments if another member of our community complains about them. Whatever happens though, we’ll never share your contact details unless you specifically tell us we can.
Please click here for more details.

User Reviews of the Auchentoshan 35 Year Old 1975 - Bourbon Cask Matured



10th October 2013


It's full gold color, bordering on bronze, might make you think a sherry cask was involved. That is not the case. This Auchentoshan matured exclusively on bourbon casks for 35 long years. Date of distillation is 7th May 1975, bottling took place on 8th March 2011.

The nose... oh... the Nose! To call this one 'bourbonny' would be unfair. It's much better than that. I get butterscotch ice cream with acacia honey, raisin rum and three sorts of vanilla, if such a thing exists. I've never had such a beautiful nose on a bourbon matured Auchentoshan before. It keeps developing in the glass. Toffee and some licquorice. A spoonful of mint. Grand, deep and simply delicious, this nose is. I'm not sure I'm going to drink it. Seems to be a shame...

It starts very soft on the palate, with citrus in the lead. But soon the sweet honey takes control and caresses the tastebus in all the creaminess it can muster. Fudge, sweet malt, a touch of oak and a pinche of cinnamon round out the whole. Exquisite balance. This makes even the most experienced Toshan Man's jaw drop. Typically Auchentoshan, yet so much more. Words cannot do this whisky justice.

If only the finish were a little longer, this would be the perfect whisky. The finish is rather soft and let's the sweet malt do all the talking.

This is a peerless Auchentoshan, period!

7th December 2011

Recently viewed

We use cookies to help provide you with the best possible online shopping experience. By using this site, you agree that we may store and access cookies on your device. Visit our privacy policy page for more information.