Category: Highland single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
The oldest of three distillery bottlings released in September 2015 (the others being a 12 and 16 year old) from Royal Brackla, the Highland single malt that’s affectionately known as ‘The King’s Own Whisky.’
Sampled on 10/09/2015
Clear, mid golden amber.
Vanilla, parsnip and vegetable crisps, linseed oil, wax and pencil shavings.
Dry oak smoothed by waxiness with herbal complexity, eucalyptus and hints of coal tar with smoky bacon meatiness.
Earthy, lightly smoky dry finish.
A big malt with rich sherry and dry oak tannins harmonised by waxy mouthfeel with herbal complexity.
Closure: Natural cork stopper