Friday, 10 April 2009
North Port Single Malt Whisky 20 year 1979 61.2% Rare Malts
Founded in 1820 by the brothers David, John & Alexander Guthrie
Location Highlands Eastern district.
Water source Loch Lee
North Port was one of the distilleries that didn't survive the 1983-85 period, the market at the time was suffering from over capacity and around a dozen single malt distilleries were closed. North Port was mothballed in 1983
In 1990 the site of the distillery was sold for property development, which now hosts a Safeways supermarket
The whisky produced was a contributor to the vatted malt Glen Dew and the Heather Dew blends.
Rare malts selection bottling. Presentation Box
North Port Single Malt Scotch Whisky Tasting Notes...
Colour: Pale Gold
The dry grassy nose, light medium body, hints of tropical fruit on the toasty palate and brisk, dry finish.
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