anCnoc 12

anCnoc 12

Price: $47 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Knockdhu / Inver House Distillers

Region: Highland

43% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 12 years

Cask Type: American oak

Chill Filtered: Yes

Color Added: Yes

 


 

Color: Dark gold

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Citrus zest, honey, floral, ginger, light and breezy

Mouthfeel: Intermediate

Palate/Taste: Vanilla frosting, sugary, barley, with earthy notes building over time, citrus and coconut

Finish: Longer than expected, a combination of honey, vanilla, and earth notes.

Thoughts: Probably one of my favorites among the lighter summer styled Scotches.

Score: 80 out of 100

 

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