Balblair 1997 (2nd Release) Bottled 2012

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alc./vol:
46%

Proof:
92°

Vintage:
1997

Aged:
15 years

Closure: Natural cork stopper

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom


Released October 2012, this is the second release of Balblair’s 1997 Vintage, aged 15 years in first-fill American oak ex-bourbon casks and bottled without chill-filtration and caramel colouring.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 02/10/2012

Appearance

Clear, pale golden.

Aroma

Overripe banana and green apple with apricot jam, zesty orange, acacia honey, vanilla and butterscotch.

Taste

Slightly sweet with green apple skin, peach juice and biscuit. Subtle clove and white pepper spice adds depth and interest.

Aftertaste

Fruity and long with lingering black pepper spice.

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