Glenesk 1969 25th Anniversary of Glenesk Maltings Celebratory Whisky (75cl, 60%)
A special bottling of Glenesk Maltings, distilled in 1969 and bottled at 60% in 1993 in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the distilleries onsite maltings. The Distillery closed in 1985 and now operates purely as a Maltings.
Known as Glenesk from 1980-85, and prior to that as Hillside since 1964, this distillery produced both malt and grain at different stages in its history. It is not often seen officially bottled, but has contributed to several Rare Malts Selection releases. Distilling ceased there entirely in 1985, and the site operates exclusively as a maltings now.
This is a rare bottling of Hillside single malt, distilled 1969 and bottled in 1993 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the aforementioned Glenesk maltings.