Aberfeldy 12 Year Old 70cl
Mellowed for 12 years in handmade oak casks, this smooth, sweet dram offers rich rewards for those who like to dig deeper. Almost a third of every cask has disappeared to the angles before this dram is ready to bottle, a sure sign of quality over quantity.
Awarded 24 Gold Medals.
Cask Type: Bourbon Cask
Nose: Creamy. Some sherried fruit with a trailing hint of smoke. Prune, custard and espresso bean.
Palate: Sweet, malty, a gentle peat but nonetheless the mouth feel is very clean. Vanilla, peaches in cream and subtle oak.
Finish: Ginger, malt, nutty nougat and maybe a little grapefruit zest.