No age statement
Category: Scotch - blended Scotch whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Blended with malts from 1960s to the mid-1970s from Macallan, Glenrothes, Tamdhu and a little peated Bunnahabhain along with old grain whisky from North British, 4 parts malt to 1 part grain. Only 210 bottles were produced.
Sampled on 24/04/2016
Clear, deep golden amber.
Sherry laced chocolate sponge cake, pastry, barley water, rum and raisin, toffee and butterscotch with faint dried apricot. Water releases golden syrup and spice.
Big sherry influence, barley water, raisin, resinous oak and brazil nut with cinnamon, black pepper and nutmeg spice. Takes water well, amplifying sherry and spice.
Chocolate, raisin, fudge and tobacco leaf with lingering salty, spicy sherry.
Sherried and spicy, this huge malt is balanced and characterful.
Closure: Natural cork stopper