Category: Speyside single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
This 16 year old sherried whisky from Linkwood was released at the 2013 Whisky Show in London. The label shape is inspired by vintage old bottles of Linkwood.
Sampled on 10/11/2013
Clear, coppery amber with burnished copper tints.
Buttery caramel, golden syrup, newly sawn oak and rich sherry with earthy pear skin, green apple, grilled almond and almond cake.
Full-bodied with rich sherry, fruit cake dried and spicy resinous oak. Notes of liquorice, dark chocolate and cinnamon.
Sherry drenched fruit cake with burnt edges and lingering liquorice. Like many sherried whiskies this Linkwood is better without water.
Closure: Natural cork stopper