Dewar Rattray

Invergordon

1964

ABV 51.3%
REVIEWED Issue 54
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Specifications
Brand: Invergordon, Dewar Rattray
Expression: 1964
Type: Scotland Whisky / Grain
Age: No Age Statement
ABV: 51.3%
Country/Region: Scotland / Highland
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Bottled by: Dewar Rattray
Awards
Recommended
Issue 54
Tasting notes
Taster   Martine Nouet
Nose: Restrained. Flowery. Mint cream. Fudge. Opens up on balsamic touch. Cedar.
Palate: Very creamy and soft. Crème brûlée. Cherry flan. Stewed apricots with almonds. Very Cognac-like. Oak is present but beautifully integrated, interlaced with fruit.
Finish: Good length, spices and fruit nicely proportioned.
Comment: Shy at first but cheering up on cake aromas. A liquid pudding.
8.3
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Another sweetie, this time with barley sugar, apple, fondant icing, tangerine and lemon. Creamy with a tropical fruit edge. Good depth.
Palate: A lovely sweet layered effect. Orange peel, banana split. Water brings out coconut cream and a nutty oak along with an explosion of spices.
Finish: Full, ripe, long.
Comment: While it might not have the complexity of the best malts here it's a cracking example of a mature grain.
8.0
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