Nose: Cereals, exotic fruits.
Palate: Tannins, a little sweet barley, vanilla.
Finish: Dry and very long, a little sweetness from the barley.
Delicate and sophisticated on the nose with sprite aromatics of vanilla cream, toasted grain, citrus zest, marzipan, and banana bread. Fresh and vibrant on the palate with perfect balance and long lingering notes of malt, subtle brown spice accents, and
To The EyeGolden honey.To The NoseCreme brulee, a burst of citrus and the signature nuttiness and green leafiness of Auchentoshan.To The TongueSmooth and sweet with hints of tangerine and lime.To The EndGingery and slightly drying, with a pleasant lingering nuttiness.
A more recent release from the Auchentoshan distillery, replacing the previous staple 10 year old, this 12 year old bottling exhibits the new, slightly Imperial aesthetics Auchentoshan have rebranded themselves with.