Distilled/Owned by: Glen Grant / Campari
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Aged For: NAS
Cask Type: Ex-bourbon
Chill Filtered: Yes
Color Added: Yes
Color: Pale gold
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Vanilla, gentle oak, confectionary sugar, with an astringent after-scent.
Mouthfeel: Light bodied
Palate/Taste: Butter, vanilla, citrus, and weak hazelnut with honey.
Finish: Short, little warmth with a bitter quick bite. Young malt notes with more honey and a touch of white pepper.
Thoughts: It’s drinkable, but there are blends that fit the profile and taste a bit better. This is in no way MajorHop’s reserve.
Score: 72 out of 100