Wemyss Vintage Malts

Single Cask Release

1970, 30 Years Old, The Almond Tree

ABV 46%
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Brand: Single Cask Release, Wemyss Malts
Expression: 1970, 30 Years Old, The Almond Tree
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 30 years old
Year of bottling: 2007
ABV: 46%
Country/Region: Scotland / Campbeltown
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Bottled by: Wemyss Malts
Issue 72
Tasting notes
Taster   Rob Allanson
Nose: A slight farmyard note,like a pasture after the rain.Sweet almost menthol quality. Table polish.
Palate: Sweetness continues with light,nutty notes. The melted brown sugar tone shines through.
Finish: Very satisfying.
Comment: Very rounded performance that almost creeps up on you.
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Cereal and stewed rhubarb,apple. There's more oak here,but it's balanced and toasty. Light pot pourri notes and a lick of varnish. Very fine boned with slight floral lift.
Palate: Sweet and with a certain discreet power. There's a dark undertow to this which is overlaid with tangerine and a slightly confected flavour with water. Quite tight,but subtle.
Finish: Dry with good length. Menthol.
Comment: Quietly understated. An Edinburgh lawyer (but with a personality).
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