No age statement
Category: Speyside single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
One of a trio of malts launched in May 2013 exclusive to global travel retail, collectively known as the ‘Manse Brae’ Duty Free Range’ after the street on which Rothes House stands. Matured mostly in American oak casks with some sherry oak.
Sampled on 05/08/2013
Clear, pale golden amber.
Apple boxes baked apple, brown sugar and custard creams with light dusting of cinnamon.
Baked apple pie and poached pears with pronounced cinnamon spice. There’s even a touch of those custard creams, particularly with a splash of water.
Cinnamon spice lingers on the baked apple and pear finish.
Closure: Natural cork stopper