Gordon & MacPhail are one of the biggest and oldest independent bottlers in Scotland, and have been a family run business since 1895. They source the best barrels on the market to age the spirit from various distilleries, and all of their offerings are of tremendous quality, never chill-filtered and no caramel color added. They are also owners of the Benromach distillery – the smallest distillery in Speyside, but one that is famous for producing one of the best artisan single malt Scotch whiskys.
Mortlach distillery is owned by the Diageo company and the majority of the spirit it produces is used in the Johnnie Walker blends. This Expression of Mortlach 15yr was aged for 15 years in first fill sherry casks, non chill-filtered, no caramel color added, bottled at 43% alc/vol.
NOSE: Rich fruit cake, orange peel, slightly smoky.
PALATE: Fruity with sweet, spicy edge and charred oak.
FINISH: Sherry wood.