Deanston 12

Deanston 12

Paid: $50 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Deanston / Distell

Region: Highland

46.3% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 12 years

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Golden

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Butter toffee, velvety brown sugar, malt, and oak

Mouthfeel: Medium body

Palate/Taste: Vanilla, toffee, caramel, honey, pepper, oak, cream, and chocolate

Finish: Medium, sweet chocolate oak, with a hint of brownie and sugar.

Thoughts: This is a great Scotch for Bourbon fans such as myself, sweet and supple with a good mouthfeel.

Score: 85 out of 100

 

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