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Aberlour 12 years Of. Rinaldi Import

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  • 0.75L

An Aberlour 12 Year Old imported to Italy by Rinaldi in the 1980s in the famous square bottle unique to Aberlour at the time, also found with a different l…More info

  • Distillery: Aberlour
  • Appellation: Whisky, Single Malt Whisky
  • Country/Region: Scotland, Scotland, Speyside
  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 top-shoulder
  • State: 1 slightly scuffed label, 1 very slightly damaged label

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Aberlour 12 years Of. Rinaldi Import

Cuvée presentation

An Aberlour 12 Year Old imported to Italy by Rinaldi in the 1980s in the famous square bottle unique to Aberlour at the time, also found with a different label for the 8 year old and 9 year old in the 1970s.

The distillery Aberlour

Scotland, Speyside. Distillery operational. Owner: Pernod Ricard

Then owned by the Chivas Brothers group, in the early 1970s Aberlour was one of Scotland's first Speyside distilleries to release on the French market various versions of its single malt aged entirely in ex-sherry casks. Some of these had been matured for 8 or 9 years and their labels already featured the vintages 1964 and 1965. What made Aberlour really stand out from its contemporaries, however, was its “100 proof” (50% ABV) alcohol content - a reflection of its strong temperament - and its small square bottle unlike any other, emblazoned with the words “Aberlour – Glenlivet, Unblended All Malt Scotch Whisky.”Now owned by and the standard bearer for the Pernod Ricard group, Aberlour has kept its character alive through a limited edition baptized A'Bunadh, on the way swapping its small square bottle for a rounder, more generous shape. For the distillery's most prestigious bottlings, it opts for a more slender, classic and elegant design.

Detailed characteristics

  • Distillery: Aberlour
  • Bottler: Of.
  • Age: 12 years
  • Appellation: Single Malt Whisky
  • Country/Region: Scotland, Scotland, Speyside
  • Alcohol percentage: 40 %
  • Volume: 0.75L
  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 top-shoulder
  • State: 1 slightly scuffed label, 1 very slightly damaged label
  • Case: No
  • Origin: Trade
  • Recoverable VAT: Yes
  • Color: Brown
Aberlour 12 years Of. Rinaldi Import
Aberlour 12 years Of. Rinaldi Import

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Aberlour 12 years Of. Rinaldi Import

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