Category: Speyside single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Aged in a high proportion of European oak casks, Singleton from Dufftown replaced the now-defunct Singleton of Auchroisk which was first launched as a 12 year old in 1986. Auchroisk was marketed as ‘The Singleton’ as it was felt that Auchroisk was too much of a challenging name.
Sampled on 06/04/2015
Clear, golden amber.
Malte barley, pencil shavings, buttery toast, liquorice and stewed fruit.
Creamy mouthfeel, fruity with Muscovado sugar, nuts, overripe banana and espresso coffee with light spice.
Mellow oak with lingering fruit and light spice.
Closure: Natural cork stopper