Not unpleasant but one dimensional. With some astringency on the finish.
Master of Malt
That Boutique-y Whisky Company
No age statement
Nose: Resiny. Sun warmed pine needles. Quite unusual. Touch of honey. Reminds me of cough lozenges called 'Pastilles des Vosges'
Palate: Smooth, velvety. Sweet at first then drying on spices. Becomes sherbety.\rThe same balsamic notes as on the nose. Resin and mint.
Finish: Dry, slightly sharp.
Comment: Not unpleasant but one dimensional. With some astringency on the finish.
Nose: Toasted marshmallows. Fresh shaved oak, salted popcorn, damp wool, a leafy mulch note and dates.
Palate: Sweet honey and apple cake, Maderia cake, runny honey, Caramac bars and then a deep earthy note.
Finish: Short and spicy.
Comment: An interesting dram with some lovely sweet notes.
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