Murray McDavid Mission II

Linkwood

1973, Aged 29 Years

ABV 46%
REVIEWED Issue 36
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Specifications
Brand: Linkwood, Murray McDavid Mission II, Murray McDavid
Expression: 1973, Aged 29 Years
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 29 years old
ABV: 46%
Country/Region: Scotland / Speyside
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Bottled by: Murray McDavid
Awards
Recommended
Issue 36
Tasting notes
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Complex with good weight. Apple (dried), light spice, hard toffee, dried pear, raspberry. Elegant.
Palate: Medium to full-bodied with a sweet centre of summer fruits. Cooked apple, poached pear.
Finish: Long. Creamy.
Comment: Why isn't Linkwood rated as a top-class distillery? I feel another campaign coming on.
9.0
Taster   Michael Jackson
Nose: Tarte au citron.
Palate: Nutty. Almonds. Drying to become slightly bitter.
Finish: Spicy dryness. Especially nutmeg.
Comment: Very sophisticated bittersweet flavours. Adults only.
8.3
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Linkwood Distillery, Elgin, Moray, Speyside, Scotland
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