Signatory Vintage founded in 1988 by Andrew and Brian Symington is now one of the leading independent whisky bottling companies.
On every cask strength bottling the Symingtons always include much appreciated information – the cask number, date of distillation and bottling and number of bottles filled. Glen Elgin 22 years old presented here, part of Signatory Vintage Cask Strength Collection, was distilled on December 22, 1995 and aged in hogshead no. 3264. Bottled at natural strength of 49.5% abv on March 2, 2018 with an outrun of 284 bottles.
Nose: malty and slightly buttery, peaches, oranges, gooseberries, sponge cake, cinnamon, hints of hay and oak shavings.
Palate: fresh and fruity, apples, peaches, honeydew melon, lemon jelly, vanilla, honey, dash of cinnamon and lemon grass and oak.
Finish: medium long and slightly grassy, with notes of summer fruit, vanilla, sugared nuts, hints of pepper and oak.