A lovely dram. Characterful and satisfying. For the adepts of slow drink. Water kills it.
Release III, 1987, 20 Years Old, Cask No. 3826, Refill Sherry Butt
Year of Bottling
Standard (Distillery or blended)
Nose: Malty. Biscuity. Oatcakes. Peaches in a light vanilla syrup.
Palate: Silky. Sweet malty notes with a freshly squeezed lemon juice. Coats the tongue but without being cloying. Creamy. Bourbon cream biscuits.
Finish: Dry and sherbety. A hint of almond in the back.
Comment: A lovely dram. Characterful and satisfying. For the adepts of slow drink. Water kills it.
Nose: Rich,muscular and heady with some marzipan,baked fruit,lime blossom. Shifts into fresh cut damp grass,then walnut and butter icing. Complex, becoming silkier.
Palate: Rounded and mouthfilling. Quite chewy and slightly sweet with hints of semi-dried fruits and even some banana. Chocolate. Good balance.
Finish: Minty and long.
Comment: Mature and elegant.
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