A lovely juicy barley sweet nose with a gentle rye-like nip and blanket background oak. Wonderfully fragrant with some floral grain notes. The palate opens with a softness yet the grain does bite right from the start. However some soft, slightly ... [more details]
Re-Tasted: Jan 2014
For the 2014 World Whisky Awards
Nose: Deep and fruity with creamy apricot, banana, pear and lovely soft, supple spice. Broad and rounded with what feels like a touch of Madeira oak and a crisp, herbal grainy note beneath.
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Clean, crisp, oodles of pure honey and earthy spices on the nose. Gorgeous sweetness and honied cereal. Dry, soft and full flavoured with soft, pure honey, a touch of toffee and earthy spices. Lovely depth and spiciness. Very soft and rounded for... [more details]
Tasted Mar 2007
A lovely clean nose of sweet cereal, tangy citrus fruit, a touch of oak and a slight hint of coal smoke, earth and light toffee.
Dry and refreshing on the palate, subtle, light bodied with cereal, vanilla, malt, toffee and citrus fruit. A ... [more details]