Aged: 25 years
Product of: United Kingdom
Produced exclusively for The Whisky Exchange by Signatory, this 25 year old Balmenach was bottled in September 2013 from cask number 1132 filled in 1988. The ex-bourbon barrel yielded 187 bottles which were launched at London’s 2013 Whisky Show.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 24/11/2013
Clear, golden amber.
Dried and tinned pineapple, dried mango light honey and vanilla. Water exposes sweet cloves and juicy green apple.
Sweet tropical and orchard fruit with fruit salad chews, pear drops and cinnamon spice. Water amplifies the fruit and pear drop sweetness with hot spice adding interest.
Tropical fruit, creamy vanilla/custard cream biscuits and warming spice. Generous and fruity – very fruity.