No age statement
Closure: Natural cork stopper
Product of: United Kingdom
Distilled in 1992 and released in April 2010, this 17 year old Dalmore was matured in ex-bourbon hogsheads for 11 years, before finishing its final six years maturation in first fill ex-port pipes. Read more
Sampled before 1st May 2011
(Bottle No. 073) Clear, burnished copped amber appearance.
Lightly vanillered oaky, new leather nose with waxy floral aromas, maple sap, burnt orange oil, floral smoke and faint red apple skin.
(Diluted back to approx 40%.) Leathery, honeyed palate with warm ginger spice, orange blossom and honey.
The slightly smoky finish starts with sweet pear notes which fade into bitter-sweet charcoal and subtle dark orange chocolate.