Each cask selected for Xtra Old Particular (XOP) is personally curated by Cara and Fred Laing; their tireless commitment to perfection, exceptionally refined palates and unmatched passion for Scotch Whisky combining to ensure each sip is nothing short of extraordinary. Always at Cask Strength and staunchly presented without colouring or chill-filtration, savour every sip of the iconic drop of history offered by XOP.
A 30 year old single malt from the Lowland Auchentoshan distillery, bottled for the Xtra Old Particular range by Douglas Laing. This one was matured from November 1990 to December 2020 in a single refill hogshead (cask 14568), and then bottled at cask strength with small outturn of only 298 bottles.
"On the nose anticipate hard candy giving way to more vanilla's barley character. The palate is really thick and creamy with toasted oak, candied nuts and ripe green fruits. The finish lingers long and deliciously with pineapple chunks, golden syrup and a creamy porridge style". CSL
700mL. 56.2% VOL. From a cask of only 298 bottles.