The Scotch Doc  FAQ | Site Index | Contact the Scotch Doc
   The Scotch Experience > Tasting > Tasting Notes > The Singleton
The Scotch Experience:
Education
Tasting
Seminars
Newsletters
Relaxation
Guidelines of Distinction
Meet the
Scotch Doc
The Scotch Doc Recommends
Ask the
Scotch Doc
The Shoppe
  Home

The Singleton

Region: Highland
District: Speyside

The Singleton single malt is distilled at Auchroisk Distillery. The malt was given the "Singleton" name because the anticipated difficulty, on the part of the consumer, of pronouncing the name of the distillery. Auchroisk, pronounced "orth-rusk," means "ford across the red stream" in Gaelic. It was opened in 1974 and is located between Aberlour and Keith on Highway A95. The distillery is relatively new, but has amassed numerous awards, both for its produce and its facilities. All the Singleton produce is used exclusively for the single malt consumer and has been available since 1986.

10 year old

Proof 80
Color Medium amber
Nose Full with some sherry. A trace of peat, heather, fruit, and smoke is also present.
Body Medium to full. Smooth.
Palate Medium with honeyed sweetness, fruit and some sherry.
Finish Medium to long with some smoke.

<          >

Return to Scotch Single Malt Whisky Distilleries >>

This website is intended for visitors of legal drinking age.



Copyright 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998 McCoy's EDUtainment ETCetera