Scott's Selection

Craigellachie

1991, 20 Years Old

ABV 55.8%
REVIEWED Issue 100
Specifications
Brand: Craigellachie, Scott's Selection
Expression: 1991, 20 Years Old
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 20 years old
ABV: 55.8%
Country/Region: Scotland / Highland
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
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Craigellachie Distillery, Craigellachie, Aberlour, Moray, Speyside, Scotland
Taster   Rob Allanson
Nose: Bread-like notes, reminiscent of fresh cut barley. Breakfast muesli. Great layers of vanilla and Maltesers.
Palate: Waves of ground spices and melted chocolate; in fact chocolate covered cornflakes. Some dried fruits.
Finish: Long and leaves a malty aftertaste.
Comment: A little shy at first but this is well worth the wait.
8.5
Taster   Gavin D. Smith
Nose: Mashy, cereal notes, plant leaves and vanilla. Plain chocolate and raisins.
Palate: Lots of fresh spices and a carry-over of dark chocolate from the nose. Malty and oily.
Finish: Relatively long and spicy, with chocolate notes becoming fruitier.
Comment: Starts off nosing younger than its years, but grows into itself with time.
8.1
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