Carsebridge 33 1982 Old Particular

Carsebridge 33 OP

Price: Discontinued

Distilled/Owned by: Carsebridge / Old Particular (Douglas Laing)

Region: Lowland

45.4% ABV

Mashbill: Single Grain

Aged For: 33 Years (Distilled 1982)

Store Pick: K&L

Cask Type: Refill Hogshead (Could it be sherry?)

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Tawny

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Baking spices, dry corn, old oak, red velvet, caramel, cereal grains

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied, but thick

Palate/Taste: Caramel, butter, corn mash, coffee, dehydrated leather

Finish: Long lasting, warm, with butter, mineral spirits, and old oak, reminds me a bit of mellow corn.

Thoughts: I’ve never had anything quite like this, you can tell its old without having to read the label, I don’t think the age makes it better or worse than other grain scotches, just unique.

Score: 84 out of 100