The Glenrothes 1975
The Glenrothes // Speyside, Scotland
One of the last vattings to be released from the 1970s vintages, 1975 was the smallest vintage release with just 3708 bottles available worldwide. Only 2% of the Glenrothes' malt ends up in the vintage-stated range, with the majority of production ending up in blends like Cutty Sark or the Famous Grouse. This was istilled in August 1975 and bottled in April of 2006 at 43% ABV.
Single MaltDistilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.