Scapa 1988-2020 | 32 Year Old | Connoisseurs Choice Cask Strength

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Island Single Malt Scotch Whisky 
Bottled by: Gordon & MacPhail 70cl / 50.6%

We've been blessed with two old Scapas from Gordon & MacPhail in this delivery!  Gordon & MacPhail have really raised the bar lately, and here's another example.

This 1988 Scapa is from a single refill bourbon cask (#310 for those interested in the minutiae) and was bottled for the Connoisseurs Choice Cask Strength series in December 2020 as a 32-year-old, yielding 146 bottles at its natural cask strength of 50.6%.

How wonderful to see a Scapa at this grand old age - more than five years longer-matured than the oldest official bottling we know of.

Distillery Scapa

Gordon & MacPhail

Series Connoisseurs Choice Cask Strength
Country Scotland
Region Island
Distilled Year 1988
Bottling Year 2020
Age 32
Limited Edition Yes
Bottles Produced 146
Cask Type Refill Bourbon Cask
Cask Number 310
Bottle Size 70cl
ABV 50.6%
Pre-Owned No
Tasting Notes

Nose: Dark honey aromas combine with citrus and toasted malt.

Palate: Subtle flavours of pepper soften to ripe pear, tangerine and charred oak.

Finish: Medium bodied with exotic fruit and oak.