Cragganmore 12

Cragganmore 12

Price: $60 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Cragganmore / Diageo

Region: Speyside

40% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 12 years

Cask Type: Second fill bourbon casks

Chill Filtered: Yes

Color Added: Yes

 


 

Color: Amber

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Heavy malt sugar, honey, citrus, touch of fruit, grass, heather

Mouthfeel: Watery

Palate/Taste: Sweet apple, caramel, vanilla, oak, and a bit of almond

Finish: Lemon, white pepper, caramel, with a bit of a bite on the tongue. Decent length and slight warmth.

Thoughts: Another Diageo Classic malt watered down and filtered to oblivion.

Score: 74 out of 100