Category: Scotch Blended whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
In 1879 James Buchanan moved to London to work as a sales agent for a firm of whisky blenders and brokers. In 1884 he set up James Buchanan & Co. to establish his own blended Scotch whiskies, using his own name as a personal guarantee of quality.
Sampled on 23/12/2012
Clear, deep golden amber.
Nutty malted barley (acorns and cashew nuts), dried fruit and fruitcake, floral and light grassy notes.
Well-rounded and elegant with prounced maltyness, dried/stewed fruit, cut grass, milk chocolate and dry nutty wood – think balsawood.
Long, nutty malty finish.
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap