The Orphan Barrel Whisky Distilling Company is an endeavor to rescue nearly forgotten barrels of spectacular whiskey and make them avaialble to discerning whiskey aficionados.
Perhaps the shortest lived of all Speyside distilleries, Pittyvaich was built in 1975 as a partner for nearby Dufftown and operated for just 18 years before retiring in 1993. This rare 26-year-old limited release Single Malt Scotch Whisky has lived longer than the distillery from which it came and is the first of its kind of for the Orphan Barrel Whiskey Company
Forager's Keep 26YO Single Malt Whisky Tasting Notes
Aroma: fruit and freshly cut, crisp red apple
Palate: a gentle vanilla creaminess sheltering dense, but distant orange peel for a mellow, warming taste with a hint of wood spices
Finish: long and sweet finish.