Price: $65 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Clynelish / Diageo
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Aged For: 14 years
Cask Type: Ex-bourbon & ex-sherry
Chill Filtered: Yes
Color Added: Yes
Color: Light amber
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Very heather and malt forward. Smoke and citrus, floral.
Mouthfeel: Light-Medium bodied, slightly waxy
Palate/Taste: Orange, honey, oak, smoke, leather, and pepper.
Finish: Medium warmth with oak, salt, citrus, pepper, candlewax and caramel.
Thoughts: Similar to Old Pulteney, but not as good in my opinion as it doesn’t have the saltwater toffee notes of the former.
Score: 74 out of 100