The Balvenie

17 Years Old Rum Cask

ABV 46%
REVIEWED Issue 75
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Specifications
Brand: The Balvenie
Expression: 17 Years Old Rum Cask
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 17 years old
ABV: 46%
Country/Region: Scotland
Bottling type: Standard (Distillery or blended)
Tasting notes
Taster   Rob Allanson
Nose: Sugar cane and spices create a wonderful soft nose. A little orange lift with exotic fruit.
Palate: Soft and delicate with hints of melon, mango and almost ripe pear.
Finish: Gentle,leaving a rum-like note.
Comment: An interesting finish for Balvenie.
7.7
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Gentle and soft with light citric notes, some runny acacia honey,mango and a delicate spiciness.
Palate: As with the nose,soft fruits, white chocolate and fruit salad. Gentle but balanced.
Finish: Soft and clean.
Comment: Poised and balanced.
7.6
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Balvenie Distillery, Dufftown, Moray, Speyside, Scotland
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