Category: Speyside single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Released as a Diageo Special Release in 2010, this 21 year old from refill American Oak casks filled in 1989 consists of fewer than 6,000 individually numbered bottles.
Sampled on 08/11/2010
Clear, pale straw with hints of deeper amber.
Vanilla, citrus pear drops and jasmine with waxy cherry and beech wood.
Heather in bloom with a herbal backbone and white pepper spice, followed by dried fruits dusted with spice (nutmeg, cardamom).
A woody (balsa) and vanilla prominent finish, rather sweet to the end.
Closure: Natural cork stopper