Tasting Notes / Bottles from Old Pulteney



Old Pulteney 12 Year Old
Old Pulteney 12 Year Old

As this site only generally records either those whiskies I kept notes from or ones i've tasted since January 2012 so I thought it was time I went back and done some of the classics.

Old Pulteney 17 Year Old
Old Pulteney 17 Year Old

I can't believe I've not reviewed this before, it's a dram I've tried at many an event but I've still not managed to review it on the blog as yet.

Old Pulteney 1990 21yr (Wm Cadenheads)
Old Pulteney 1990 21yr (Wm Cadenheads)

I'm quite lucky to have a number of good friends who spend a lot of time in and around whisky, and we all tend to share our wares a little so when my good friend and colleague Ben Kaylor and I were sharing a few drams he brought this Old Pulteney 1990 21yr (Wm Cadenheads) .

Old Pulteney 1990 Vintage (ex peaty casks)
Old Pulteney 1990 Vintage (ex peaty casks)

I recently managed to get onto an Old Pulteney Twitter Tasting, but I unfortuanately i managed to miss the tasting due to some family issues,

Old Pulteney 21 Year Old
Old Pulteney 21 Year Old

My good friend Steve (@steveprentice) sent me a sample of this Lovely Old Pulteney 21 Year Old quite a while ago and it's been sitting in my

Old Pulteney Duncansby Head
Old Pulteney Duncansby Head

Part of the new, Travel Retail Only, Lighthouse series from Old Pulteney the Duncansby Head is the middle of the range priced around £47

Old Pulteney Navigator
Old Pulteney Navigator

I recently managed to get onto an Old Pulteney Twitter Tasting, but I unfortuanately i managed to miss the tasting due to some family issues,

Old Pulteney Noss Head
Old Pulteney Noss Head

Part of the new, Travel Retail Only, Lighthouse series from Old Pulteney the Noss Head was my favourite of the three despite being the most reasonably priced at around £42.

Old Pulteney Pentland Skerries
Old Pulteney Pentland Skerries

Part of the new, Travel Retail Only, Lighthouse series from Old Pulteney the Pentland Skerries is the highest priced of the range priced around £60.

Pulteney 10 Year Old Octave Project Oloroso Sherry Octave Finish (AD Rattra
Pulteney 10 Year Old Octave Project Oloroso Sherry Octave Finish (AD Rattra

The second of four of the octave finishes in this series of Pulteney drams from AD Rattray is this Oloroso Sherry Octave Finish.

Pulteney 10 Year Old Octave Project PX Sherry Octave Finish (AD Rattray)
Pulteney 10 Year Old Octave Project PX Sherry Octave Finish (AD Rattray)

The first of the octave finishes in this series of Pulteney drams from AD Rattray. The awesome whisky magicians at AD Rattray have been doing some experimentation with some casks of Arran, Pulteney and Bunnahabhain,

Pulteney 10 Year Old Octave Project Rioja Octave Finish (AD Rattray)
Pulteney 10 Year Old Octave Project Rioja Octave Finish (AD Rattray)

The third of four of the octave finishes in this series of Pulteney drams from AD Rattray is this Rioja wine Octave Finish.

Pulteney 10 Year Old Octave Project Rum Octave Finish (AD Rattray)
Pulteney 10 Year Old Octave Project Rum Octave Finish (AD Rattray)

The last of four of the octave finishes in this series of Pulteney drams from AD Rattray is this Rum Octave Finish.

Pulteney 9 Year Old Octave Project Original Bourbon Barrel (AD Rattray)
Pulteney 9 Year Old Octave Project Original Bourbon Barrel (AD Rattray)

The awesome whisky magicians at AD Rattray have been doing some experimentation with some casks of Arran, Pulteney and Bunnahabhain,

SMWS 52.20 All Day American Breakfast in the Garden
SMWS 52.20 All Day American Breakfast in the Garden

Back in the early part of 2014 I stated that i wanted to review 100 The Scotch Malt Whisky Society expressions in 2014, and I thought recently that I wouldn't make it but this 95th post