Brora OMC 19yo. Good or "where the other stuff comes ou

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Brora OMC 19yo. Good or "where the other stuff comes ou

Postby dapa » Sun Jun 10, 2007 7:55 pm

Well?
I found a couple of bottles at 79 euro.
Are they worth it or did I just sign up for lovemaking "prison style"?
:roll:
Please help!

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Postby irishwhiskeychaser » Sun Jun 10, 2007 11:54 pm

Well all I can say is that the OMC range is usually fairly good and I'd be surprised if they were sub standard casks ... however they do seem very cheap .... are the newly bottled ????

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Postby TheLaddie » Mon Jun 11, 2007 12:20 am

You have almost certainly done very well. I have a 22yo OMC Brora that is wonderful. I paid over £70 for it. I've not had a bad OMC.

These will not be new bottlings as Brora closed in 1983.

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Re: Brora OMC 19yo. Good or "where the other stuff come

Postby BruceCrichton » Mon Jun 11, 2007 1:05 pm

dapa wrote:Well?
I found a couple of bottles at 79 euro.
Are they worth it or did I just sign up for lovemaking "prison style"?
:roll:
Please help!


OMC Brora bottlings are the benchmark for that distillery. Every one I've had has been a real treat and I'd be surprised if the ones you picked up are fantastic. Great price as well. 8)

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Re: Brora OMC 19yo. Good or "where the other stuff come

Postby corbuso » Mon Jun 11, 2007 2:08 pm

dapa wrote:Well?
I found a couple of bottles at 79 euro.
Are they worth it or did I just sign up for lovemaking "prison style"?
:roll:
Please help!

Do you know when they have been distilled? The ones from the 1980s in the OMC range were lightly peated, with some quite average.
In any the price seems very correct.

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