Friday, 14 May 2010
Glen Elgin Scotch Whisky 1995 Connoisseurs Choice 46% 70cl
Glen Elgin Scotch Whisky Distilling Equipment
Stainless steel Lauter mash tun.
6 Larch washbacks.
6 Onion shaped stills
Traditional worm tub condensers
Matured in American oak bourbon casks with some European sherry casks
Glen Elgin 1995 Scotch Whisky Tasting note
Colour: Golden brown.
Nose: Heavy malt presence, rich chocolate and stewed fruit notes.
Palate: Prominent spicy character, with more subtle fruit and floral elements.
Nose: Earthy, woody, with the sweetness of sherry coming to the fore
Palate: A balanced sweetness with the heat from the spices.
Body: Medium bodied, a light and pleasant Speyside Malt.
Finish: Rounded and smooth.
Cask Type: Refill Sherry Hogsheads.
Whisky Style: A strong sherry influence but the elegant Speyside character shines through.
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