Aberlour 16 year old cask #4738

Bottle: Standard Aberlour dumpy style bottle Nose: Sultanas, butterscotch, cinnamon and a hint of something green at the back. Boiled sweets after it breathes a little. Sweet, musty and invitingly spicy. Very savoury. Body: Full bodied and viscous. Quite sticky. Palate: Treacle, pecans, butterscotch, ginger biscuits, chocolate coated coffee beans and black cherries. Oh my […]

Caol Ila 1992 13 year old cask #05/896 (Signatory)

Bottle: Standard Signatory cask strength collection bottling. Nose: Salt beef and smoked Bavarian cheese (but not overpoweringly so). Calms down with a little breathing. Body: This is a medium bodied dram with a sticky, oily, mouth coating feel to it. Unctuous. Palate: Lemon sherbet, rock salt, fading smoked kippers, bramble and… tarragon? Well balanced and […]