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CASK No. 7.179

Spicy & Sweet

Opens like a flower

Age 13 Years
Date Distilled 13th Nov 2003
Cask Type 1st fill barrel
Region Speyside
Outturn 1 of 191 bottles
ABV 59.00%%

Description

The nose opened slowly, like a cut tulip – pears, apples, apricots and candied peel; toffee, treacle tarts and sweet sherry, then pandrops, eucalyptus and something vaguely like an antique shop. The palate, on the other hand, was rather big and bold – toffee, butterscotch, vanilla and Jaffa cake sweetness; intense spice (Fisherman’s Friends); menthol, leather and tobacco, with new wood to finish. The reduced nose discovered musky, aromatic powder puff, millionaire short-cake, Bounty bars and chocolate Brazils. The palate was now totally pleasant and rewarding – marmalade, crème caramel and flambéed bananas, with ginger, cinnamon and clove providing warmth and a dry finish.

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