Floral

A slightly more difficult to discern category of aromas, and can be influenced by the amount of esters in the whisky. Sometimes that coconut laden 70s suntan lotion will hit you hard, but then the more delicate peony or sea pinks may take time to emerge.

Fragrant
Perfume, fabric softener, barber’s shop, carnation, coconut, lavender

Green-house
Geraniums, green tomatoes, parma violets, florists’ shop

Leafy
Green leaves, lawn clippings, green sticks, pea pods, fir trees, pine nuts

Hay-like
Mown hay, dry hay, barns, heather flowers, herbal, sage, mulch