Brilliant balance of barley sweetness and spice. A joy.
Rare Malts Selection
Dufftown-Glenlivet, 1975, 21 Years Old
Standard (Distillery or blended)
Nose: Banana and bourbon, sweet and clean. A slight smoky, peppery note.
Palate: Intensely sweet with rich demerara sugar and spicy malt.
Finish: Barley sugar and caramel; chewy malt; spice, toastiness.
Comment: Brilliant balance of barley sweetness and spice. A joy.
Nose: Honey and honeydew melon; glacé cherries, waxy; lipstick.
Palate: Remarkably fudgy. Treacle toffee.
Finish: Very gingery. Sweet, leafy bonfires smokiness.
Comment: Pale in colour but by no means anaemic in flavour. Has matured a lot since it was 15.
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