The Balvenie

Madeira Cask 17 Years Old

ABV 43%
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Brand: The Balvenie
Expression: Madeira Cask 17 Years Old
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 17 years old
ABV: 43%
Country/Region: Scotland
Bottling type: Standard (Distillery or blended)
Issue 84
Tasting notes
Taster   Rob Allanson
Nose: Opens with creamy oak and a honey edge. There is a deep richness andspice notes too.
Palate: Hits you in waves of sweetness and candied fruit peel. There are also softfruits and spice layers.
Finish: Relaxing, gentle and long.
Comment: A wonderfully complex whisky. Everything is in harmony.
Taster   Martine Nouet
Nose: Earthy. Wet moss. Bracken. Opens on creamier notes. Crème caramel, praline. Rich and complex. Orange marmalade.
Palate: Crisp like wild silk. Delivers layers of flavours. Kumquat and bitter oranges,dark chocolate and raisins.
Finish: Nutty,long and soothing on marzipan.
Comment: Rich and complex. Superbly balanced and elegant. To enjoy with Beethoven's 7th Symphony.
Visit the distillery
Balvenie Distillery, Dufftown, Moray, Speyside, Scotland
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