Antiquary is the result of a fairytale journey to create the perfect whiskey. In 1888, John and William Hardie discovered what they considered to be the perfect blend of neat and rare malt whiskeys. They named his creation as Sir Walter Scott's Gothic novel of the same name. History, filled with family secrets, hidden treasures and ill-fated love, is the perfect namesake for this mixed whiskey jewel.
Antiquary 12 years old is made from a special blend of Scotch malt and grain whiskey. Each of the whiskeys in the blend has been matured for over 12 years. The mixture is then bottled in the single angled Antiquary bottle with distinctive, gem-like facets. This beautiful bottle really makes Antiquary 12 years old look as special as your taste.
Light and delicate, this well-balanced blend will surprise you with its complexity. Simultaneously smooth and aggressive, Antiquary 12 years old is malted with a light touch of peat and citrus. Oak and caramel notes arrive at the end. Combine Antiquary 12 years with cheese, chocolate and fruit in a light meal, or smoked pork or meat in a hearty meal.