Springbank 1970 Chieftain's 34 Year Old
A single vintage offering from Ian Macleod distillers, part of their Chieftain's range.
Ian Macleod's history began in 1936 when Leonard Russell started his career as a whisky broker, eventually moving on to the blending and export side of the industry. Leonard's son Peter joined his father in 1956, immediately rebranding the company and introducing the hugely successful Isle of Skye blend. The company currently owns the Glengoyne, Tamdhu and Knockando distilleries, and are also investing in the reopening of one of Scotland's much missed Lowland distilleries, Rosebank.
This Springbank was distilled in December 1970 ansd laid to rest in hogsheads #1679 & #2967 for 34 years,
Bottled September 2005, one of 588 bottles.