Dewar Rattray


1993, 12 Years Old

ABV 55.1%
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Brand: Bruichladdich, Dewar Rattray
Expression: 1993, 12 Years Old
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 12 years old
Year of bottling: 2005
ABV: 55.1%
Country/Region: Scotland / Islay
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Bottled by: Dewar Rattray
Tasting notes
Taster   Owen Barstow
Nose: Restrained at first, but developing coastal aromas: salt, iodine, drying seaweed.
Palate: Salty. Drying. Some lime and lemon notes (Margarita with a salted rim)? Cereal. Flavours become more precise with water.
Finish: Clean, crisp, and phenolic. Some late oily, caramel notes.
Comment: Youthful, and slightly understated, but heading in the right direction.
Taster   Arthur Motley
Nose: Poached pears, autumn leaves and rockpools. With water there is wet clay, lemon balm, warm brown bread and damp woodland.
Palate: Lemony, malty and dry to finish.
Finish: Digestive biscuits.
Comment: Complex, subtle and interesting, but not a dram to stay at home for. Go out, have fun!
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Bruichladdich Distillery, Bruichladdich , Isle of Islay , Islay, Scotland
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