Gordon & MacPhail Balblair 1990 29 Year Old Connoisseurs Choice 70cl
The Connoisseurs Choice range lies at the heart of Gordon & MacPhail’s portfolio, demonstrating the pursuit of perfection in matching cask with spirit.
Always non-chill-filtered, these single cask and small batch expressions offer an ever-changing collection of unique perspectives on distilleries’ own bottlings. For the malt whisky explorer this delivers a journey of discovery through different flavours, finishes, strengths and vintages.
This 29 year old Balblair has been matured in a refill sherrry butt and bottled at a cask strength of 58.4%.
Cask Type: Refill Sherry Butt
Limited Edition: Single Cask No 4166 of 469 bottles
Nose: Soft cinnamon spice leads to stewed plum and delicate sherbet aromas
Palate: Toasted malt flavours give way to light fruitcake with a hint of cashew nut.
Finish: Traces of aniseed and dried ginger linger on the finish.