Aged: 35 years
Product of: United Kingdom
Part of Diageo’s 2014 Special Releases and the 13th release from the closed distillery. Aged in a combination of refill American and refill European oak casks for 35 years and bottled at natural strength. A release of 2,964 individually numbered bottles (RRP £1,200).
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 11/09/2014
Clear, golden amber.
Stewed fruit with toasted nutty linseed oil and waxed leather with green tea, creamy peach/orchard fruit and light smoke.
Black tea going to green tea with shredded wheat, clove/black pepper spice and smoked chocolate. This is fragile, go easy with the water, but reveals waxy pineapple and peachy fruit.
Toasty, smoky and cinnamon spiced.