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Category: Highland single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
This limited edition malt, this was put into cask just before the distillery was mothballed for two years in 1995. Matured in ex-bourbon barrels this was one of the last Glen Gariochs to use barley malted on site - the distillery did not resume using peat or their own maltings when re-opened in 1997 Read more
Sampled on 18/06/2011
Clear, pale straw yellow.
Honey, dried banana chips and lavender with marzipan and boat yard.
Initial vanilla burst quickly turns vegetal (spinach, cabbage), dry and woody with brazil nut, subtle smoke, ginger and pepper spice.
Slight saltiness to the long, nutty, spicy finish.
Closure: Natural cork stopper