Category: Island single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Released April 2014, this 17 year old Arran is made from un-peated malted barley and matured in ex-sherry casks. It is bottled without caramel colouring or chill-filtration and only 9,000 bottles of this limited edition are available.
Sampled on 03/04/2014
Clear, pale to mid golden amber.
Stewed apple, vanilla fudge and new leather with cinnamon and white pepper spice. Water exposes subtle orange zest and dark chocolate.
Slightly sweet with apple pie filling, cigar tobacco, new leather and black pepper spice. Takes a splash of water well, amplifying lemon zesty cream fudge.
Warming black pepper and cinnamon spice with apple pie - both filling and pasty.
Closure: Natural cork stopper