The Singleton of Dufftown 12 Year
The Singleton // Speyside, Scotland
The Singleton is a brand owned by drinks giant Diageo with three single malt distilleries under its belt. Dufftown is sold primarily to the European and African markets in addition while Glendullan is sold in the US and Glen Ord in Asia. This Singleton of Dufftown 12 Year matures in a high proportion of European oak along with American oak. Bottled at 80 proof.
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.
Cask TypeEuropean and American oak
"The aroma brings a bounty of malt and fruit such as oranges and dates. The palate is of average body and is almost nutty. The oak flavors are soft, but present bringing the whisky together. Good value and nice dram to close out an evening. "