Your Selections

Category

A-Z 
california still wine (525)
french still wine (364)
italian still wine (181)
vodka - flavored (141)
cordials & liqueurs - imported (139)
tequila (95)
beer - domestic (95)
sparkling wine - imported (90)
single malt scotch (87)
spanish still wine (87)
rums (86)
cordials & liqueurs - domestic (71)
australian still wine (70)
straight whiskey (62)
rums - flavored (53)
argentinian still wine (51)
beer - imported (51)
vodkas - imported (47)
oregon still wine (42)
chilean still wine (41)
scotch whisky (40)
sparkling wine - domestic (39)
irish whiskey (37)
flavored whiskies (35)
south african still wine (33)
rye whiskey (31)
vodkas - domestic (31)
port - imported (31)
washington still wine (29)
cognacs (28)
small batch & single barrel bourbon (26)
gins & genevers - imported (26)
new zealand still wine (26)
gins - domestic (22)
fruit brandies (22)
vermouth - imported (21)
creams (19)
brandies - domestic (15)
german still wine (14)
portuguese still wine (14)
canadian whisky (13)
prepared cocktails (13)
new york still wine (12)
blended whiskey (11)
brandies - imported (10)
mezcal (10)
greek still wine (10)
madeira (10)
sherry - imported (10)
low alcohol/flavored wines (8)
aperitifs (7)
tennessee whiskey (6)
absinthe (6)
non-alcoholic wine (6)
corn whiskey (5)
hungarian still wine (5)
sour mash (4)
other american still wine (4)
alsatian still wine (4)
sake (4)
japanese whisky (3)
grappa (3)
cachaca (3)
ouzo imported (3)
austrian still wine (3)
israeli still wine (3)
sherry - domestic (3)
bonded whiskey (2)
armagnac (2)
calvados (2)
pisco (2)
sloe gins & gin specialties (2)
specialties (2)
vermouth - domestic (2)
port - domestic (2)
applejacks (1)
soju & shochu (1)
mixes non-alcoholic (1)
flavored malt beverages / coolers (1)
canadian still wine (1)
cypriot still wine (1)
english still wine (1)
japanese still wine (1)
lebanese still wine (1)
sicilian still wine (1)
cider - domestic (1)
mead (1)
non-alcoholic sparkling wine (1)

Price

From: $ To: $

Producer

A-Z 

Grape Variety

A-Z 
pinot noir (263)
cabernet sauvignon (202)
chardonnay (191)
bordeaux blend (117)
sauvignon blanc (94)
merlot (77)
syrah (77)
zinfandel (65)
non-varietal red blend (58)
pinot gris (56)
champagne blend (51)
red rhone blend (48)
grenache (45)
muscat blanc a petits grains (43)
malbec (42)
sangiovese (42)
riesling (40)
tempranillo (39)
port blend (33)
non-varietal white blend (28)
nebbiolo (26)
non-varietal rose blend (18)
prosecco (16)
semillon (16)
chenin blanc (15)
red italian blend (14)
viognier (11)
graciano (10)
muscat rose a petits grains (10)
petite sirah (10)
carignane (9)
macabeo (9)
montepulciano (9)
cabernet franc (8)
mourvedre (7)
parellada (7)
red portugese blend (7)
xarel.lo (7)
carmenere (6)
cinsault (6)
palomino (6)
barbera (5)
gamay (5)
pinot blanc (5)
white italian blend (5)
white rhone blend (5)
gewurztraminer (4)
lambrusco (4)
mazuelo (4)
rice (4)
albarino (3)
bonarda (3)
carinena (3)
colombard (3)
corvina (3)
furmint (3)
grillo (3)
gruner veltliner (3)
harslevelu (3)
melon de bourgogne (3)
mencia (3)
muscadelle (3)
other white (3)
sherry blend (3)
vermentino (3)
brut (2)
cannonau (2)
concord (2)
falanghina (2)
garganega (2)
jacquere (2)
malvasia (2)
marsanne (2)
pedro ximenez (2)
pinotage (2)
primitivo (2)
roussanne (2)
sagrantino (2)
torrontes (2)
trebbiano (2)
verdelho (2)
white greek blend (2)
agiorgitiko (1)
aglianico (1)
apple (1)
arneis (1)
auxerrois (1)
barbarossa (1)
black currant (1)
brachetto (1)
canaiolo (1)
colorino (1)
cortese (1)
corvina/rondinella/molinara (1)
dolcetto (1)
grenache blanc (1)
hondarrabi zuri (1)
kerner (1)
loureira (1)
mavrodaphne (1)

Vintage

Year 
2012 (140)
2010 (120)
2013 (110)
2011 (100)
2009 (84)
2006 (70)
2014 (69)
2015 (59)
2007 (41)
2005 (37)
2008 (37)
2004 (14)
2003 (13)
2001 (7)
2000 (6)
2002 (4)
1985 (1)
1998 (1)

Size

Volume 
750ML (3418)
375ML (215)
22 OZ (100)
1 L (95)
187ML (41)
500ML (20)
25 OZ (16)
24 OZ (14)
750M (9)
64 OZ (7)
18.7Z (6)
765ML (4)
8 OZ (4)
32 OZ (3)
1.L (2)
10 OZ (2)
250 (2)
300ML (2)
375 (2)
750 (2)
1.0 (1)
16 OZ (1)
1L (1)
25.4 (1)
25OZ (1)
720ML (1)
765 (1)

Publication

A-Z 
Ultimate Beverage Challenge (387)
Wine Advocate (305)
Wine Enthusiast (260)
Wine Spectator (200)
Vinous (57)
Malt Advocate (29)
Wine & Spirits (22)
Top 100 WS (20)
Steve Tanzer (13)
James Suckling (8)
Burghound (1)
Decanter (1)
Ultimate Spirits Challenge (1)
Smart Buys (1)

Rating

From: pts To: pts
 
Dalwhinnie 15 Year Malt Scotch 750ml
Sku: 5136
One of the highest of all Highland distilleries, Dalwhinnie produces a welcomingly gentle spirit that’s full of character. Smooth and soft with heather, honey and delicate spice, crea ...more
Product Rating
Critics Ratings:   (1)
Product Information
Country: Scotland
Type: Single Malt Scotch
 
Reg. $69.99

Qty:
 
APPEARANCE Gold. NOSE A big, crisp, dry and veryaromatic nose with hints of heather and peat. BODY Light to medium. PALATE Smooth, soft and lasting flavours of heather, honey sweetness and vanilla followed by deeper citrus-fruit flavours and hints of malted bread. FINISH Long, lingering, surprisingly intense finish that starts sweetly, then gives way to smoke, peat and malt.
Ultimate Beverage Challenge 93 points - Possesses a gold hue. Honey and honeysuckle aromas dominate the nose. The palate shows warming flavors of sweet spices such as cinnamon and nutmeg, along with custard and honey. Provides a long malty finish with a hint of vanilla bean. (Mar 2013)

Leave a Comment
One of the highest of all Highland distilleries, Dalwhinnie produces a welcomingly gentle spirit that’s full of character. Smooth and soft with heather, honey and delicate spice, creamy not dry. A single malt with smoothness and depth that benefits from a full 15 year of aging.
Technical notes
43% alcohol

Producer
Its name derives from the Gaelic for a ‘meeting place’ of sheep and cattle drovers. So remote is it, that in 1994 it was officially recorded as the coldest inhabited place in Scotland for that year. No other distillery may use the water from Lochan an Doire Uaine, (Gaelic for ”Loch of the green thicket”) which lies at 2,000 feet in the Drumochter Hills; neither may they enjoy Dalwhinnie’s™ unique combination of a clean, accessible, malty-sweet taste leading in to a smooth and smoky Highland warmth. Dalwhinnie distillery is situated between the gentle, grassy style of the Lowlands and the austere, firm body of Speyside which begins some 25 miles to the north. The style is that of the Highlands; a resilient marriage of gentleness and spirit.