Delivers more than expected. Seems a bit bland at start but it displays an attractive array of aromas and flavours on time. The rum influence is under control.
Aged 21 Years, Gran Reserva
Standard (Distillery or blended)
Nose: Shy. A grassy note. Quite perfumy and enticing in time. Water chestnut. Very elegant.
Palate: Smooth, satisfying. Oak is well integrated. Pear. Orange and almond tart. Spices burst out after the sweet release.
Finish: Medium, refreshing. Slightly nutty.
Comment: Delivers more than expected. Seems a bit bland at start but it displays an attractive array of aromas and flavours on time. The rum influence is under control.
Nose: Mature. Malty with dark chocolate-covered strawberries, some prune. With water becomes musky with hints of cedar and a gentle relaxed sweetness held in check by quite firm oak.
Palate: Softer than the nose suggests and significantly sweeter. Layers of fruits, cocoa, syrup, demerara sugar, coffee.
Finish: Cigar-like then softens and sweetens.
Comment: Great balance. An exemplary finish.
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