Compass Box Great King Street Artist’s Blend

GKS Artist's Blend

Price: $30 for 750ml

Distillery/Owned By: Blend / Compass Box

Region: Scotland

43% ABV

Mashbill: 50% Grain whisky, 50% malt whisky

Aged For: NAS

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Straw gold

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Citrus, apricots, vanilla, grass, grains, and floral notes

Mouthfeel: Slightly waxy

Palate/Taste: Vanilla, nuts, flowers, honey, citrus, and baking spice

Finish: Slight under medium length and warmth. Leche and marshmallows with a hint of dryness.

Thoughts: Very sweet, and the grains work well without ruining the flavor like in some other blends.

Score: 79 out of 100

 

 

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