This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here.
    x
    Login    Register    Customer service    +44 (0)141 427 2977
    Menu

    Single Malt Scotch Whisky

    Placeholder

    Port Ellen
    35 year old
    2014 Special Release

    £2,450.00 Ex VAT £2,041.67

    ABV: 56.5%

    Bottle size: 70cl

    Availability: In stock

    Home Delivery
    Click & Collect

    This item is available to collect from our shops below. If your local shop isn't listed please contact us and we'll ship it to your shop.

    Out of stock for delivery

    TASTE
    Smoky Dark Chocolate Winey Fruity Orange Marmalade Briny Vanilla Ginger
    DESCRIPTION

    Part of the Diageo Special Releases Collection 2014.


    A limited edition, natural cask strength single malt from Port Ellen, a closed distillery on the Isle of Islay. One of the most rare and highly sought after malts, this is the fourteenth of a limited series of annual releases and is the oldest release of Port Ellen ever to come from the original distillers. Annual allocation ensures availability of this irreplaceable malt for just a little longer.


    Distilled in 1978 and matured in refill European Oak and refill American Oak casks, only 2,964 individually numbered bottles were produced .


    The colour of Golden Syrup, it has a mild aroma, with a coal bunker in the background, and a fugitive scent of custard. Dry and mineralic overall, but with sweet scents of flower honey and candlewax. Any smoky aromas soon fade. The taste is rich, savoury and sophisticated, with clean smoke and hessian in the finish, then a cooling taste of clove.

    KNOWLEDGE BAR

    Port Ellen was established as a malt mill on Islay's famous south coast in 1825. It developed into a major distillery under John Ramsay from 1833-92. The warehouses he built also still exist, and are listed buildings today. In 1967, the distillery was rebuilt, producing throughout the 1970s before closing in 1983.

    The Port Ellen name is kept alive by the island's maltings.

    DELIVERY & CUSTOMER SERVICE

    Why choose The Whisky Shop?

    • We value your custom and your order will receive the personal attention of one of our highly experienced team
    • We package your order with the greatest of care
    • Your order will be delivered by a well respected courier company, selected on their track record for customer delivery service
    • We offer a Click and Collect service from any of our 20 stores
    • We offer a choice of delivery options
    • We offer international delivery on all of our products
    • If you have any questions or would like more information, you can pick up the phone to us on +44 (0) 141 427 2977

    YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

    Customer Reviews

    (0)

    1
    Port Ellen 35 year old
    was not sampled; it is the wrong mechandise
    2016-05-21T20:23:18
    Reviewer: Feefo Reviews
    Posted on 21-May-2016