Category: Speyside single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
This 1990s bottling by Allied Domecq is the only ever official distillery bottling of Imperial single malt whisky.
Sampled on 06/08/2012
Clear, mid golden.
Sherry notes are very evident on a honeyed nose with baked pear, freshly baked hot cross buns and candied lemon.
Some initial sweetness, sherried fruit with woody tannins and a snap of lemon zest. Touch of salty smoke.
Salty brazil nuts and leather with lingering fruit sweetness.
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap