Old Pulteney 1969

Overall rating
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Highland Selection Limited Edition
Sherry Cask
56.2 % Vol.
700 ml
Bottled for
La Maison Du Whisky
Added on
24 Jul 2009 7:58 pm
Non-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 899,38

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19 × member ratings

9 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Old Pulteney 1969

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.87 points

  1. Holbech scored this whisky 97 points Expert Junior

    What an amazing sherry dram. Full on sherry-hogsheads like sherry.. Not much Old Pulteney character left but what an amazing cask.. I miss paxarette..

  2. indyjones scored this whisky 97 points Connoisseur

    Wow, top nodge here, dark dark prunes, rape fruits, dark chokolate, Perfect sweetness, long long long aftertaste, absolutte Perfect dram

  3. Allandale scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    A full and syrupy body.
    • Nose
      Full sherry.Rich dried fruit,figs,sultanas.Cherry liqueur chocolates.Tobacco.A balsamic touch.
    • Taste
      A sherry burst-out. Oak and punchy spices. Burnt wood. Bitter chocolate. Not typical Old Pulteney.
    • Finish
      Long ,warming. Muscular and dry aftertaste.

  4. hs305 scored this whisky 93 points Connoisseur

    [September, 2004]  Together with friends I emptied a bottle that I bought for 135 Euro in November, 2003 in Paris.

    In my old rating system (ten scales that translate into WB points: 50 - 66 - 75 - 80 - 82,5 - 85 - 87,5 - 90 - 92,5 - 95) I scored this 92,5.  My notes state the boldest dark dry sherry profile I had so far.  Truly impressive, a real monster!

  5. whiskas scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    A real sherry monster with a very nice nose.
    • Nose
      Fruity and sweet nose with plum, cherries (kirsch), peach, red apple and ripe banana. Then some motor oil and dried fruit; prunes and raisins. Also honey, caramel fudge, almonds (marzipan), cedarwood, wood stain, varnish, rum and some very old cognac, leather, sweet pipe tobacco, licorice, eucaluptus, gentle smoke and sea breeze. 
    • Taste
      Dry yet sweet taste with dried fruit (heavy prunes), plum wine, kirsch, peach, red ricola drops, licorice, dark bitter chocolate, malt and smoke. A bit oaky and acidic.
    • Finish
      Dry spicy fruity finish with red berries, pear, roseship tea, herbs, anise, sea salt and gentle smoke.


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