About Lowland Single Malt Scotch

About Lowland Single Malt Scotch
The Lowlands encompass the entire Scottish mainland south of the Highlands except the Kintyre Peninsula where Campbeltown is located. Lowland malt whiskies are light bodied, relatively sweet, and delicate.

Top Picks for Lowland Single Malt Scotch

Bladnoch Adela 15 Year Old Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
94 points
Medium golden amber color. Attractive, fruity aromas and flavors of rum and fruit cakes, pistachio gelato, and whipped cream with a silky, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a warming, intricate, long walnut brittle, chocolate citrus peels, and grassy leafy earth finish. A delicious lowland whisky with waves of flavor that make you want to dive in.
Glenkinchie 12 Year Old Single Malt Scotch
90 points
Medium gold color. Lively, nutty, fruity attractive aromas of buttery caramelized nuts, dried peach, brown spices, and floral honey with an oily, tangy, dry medium-to-full body and a peppery, very long frosted raisin scone, delicate pink pepper, and moss finish. A rich and nuanced lowland single malt that hits all the right notes.
Auchentoshan American Oak Single Malt Scotch Whisky
90 points
Golden amber color. Aromas of coconut macaroon and peach marmalade on raisin toast with a soft, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a gentle honey toasted grain and mineral accented finish. A very smooth and delicate whisky that is sure to please.
90 points $39.99
Bladnoch Samsara Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
87 points
Light golden amber color. Interesting, inviting aromas and flavors of peach marmalade on raisin toast, pencil in a pocket protector, cashew nougat, and strawberry-banana yogurt with a satiny, tangy, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a warming, stimulating, long sweet cream on honeyed peach granola, wet limestone, peppery spices and grassy herbs, and tobacco finish. A warm and inviting lowland malt with a strong spine of structure and flavor; this is a good choice for cigars.