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Allt-A-Bhainne

Region: Highlands
District: Speyside

Allt-a Bhainne (pronounced Alt-a-Bane) in Gaelic means "Burn of milk." The distillery is a newcomer to the industry having been constructed in 1975. It stands on the northern slopes of Benrinnes about 8 miles south-west of historic Dufftown. It was built by Chivas Brothers, a subsidiary of the Seagram Company of Canada. Although built with a modern design, four small pagoda roofs crown the main roof as a reminder of distillery architecture tradition. Very little production has been issued, so tasting samples have been scarce.

16 year old, Cadenhead

Proof 116.8
Color Light amber
Nose Nuts and a trace of vanilla.
Body null
Palate Dry, with some wood and hint of smoke.
Finish Medium in length with some smoke.

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