Linkwood

26 Years Old. Wine Cask

ABV 55.5%
REVIEWED Issue 76
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Specifications
Brand: Linkwood
Expression: 26 Years Old. Wine Cask
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 26 years old
ABV: 55.5%
Country/Region: Scotland
Bottling type: Standard (Distillery or blended)
Awards
Recommended
Issue 76
Tasting notes
Taster   Dominic Roskrow
Nose: Dark treacle and smoke,savoury plum.
Palate: Prunes,dark berry fruits,redcurrant,a big surge of tannin and spice late on.
Finish: Long,deep,fruity and warming.
Comment: Surprise,surprise - the pick of the bunch is from a wine cask.
8.7
Taster   Martine Nouet
Nose: Oaky and floral. Wild rose.
Palate: Sweet and sour. Bread dough. Then a spicyburst covers everything.
Finish: Spicy and dry. Blackpepper
Comment: Oak is leading the way but in an elegant way. A very spicy dram. To be matched with a beef stroganoff maybe.
7.5
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Linkwood Distillery, Elgin, Moray, Speyside, Scotland
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