Wemyss Vintage Malts

Spice King

5 Years Old

ABV 43%
REVIEWED Issue 70
Specifications
Brand: Spice King, Wemyss Malts
Expression: 5 Years Old
Type: Scotland Whisky / Blended Malt
Age: 5 years old
ABV: 43%
Country/Region: Scotland
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Bottled by: Wemyss Malts
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Crisp and slightly sweet with lot of biscuity/cereal malt.The green fruit of youth then emerges in time. Watercloses thatdown however and brings out oakiness.
Palate: Clean,with soft and sweet fruits,spice and a touch of chocolate covered limes.Very light and clean.
Finish: Clean if little short.
Comment: An aperitif. The oak suggests flavours not interacted as yet.
7.3
Taster   Dominic Roskrow
Nose: Fresh and crisp,crab apple,pineapple
Palate: Wispy smoke and light pepper spice, clean and pleasant malt.
Finish: Medium and pleasant enough without exciting.
Comment: Not so much a king as a maturing prince.
6.6
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