I'm a certified Islay nut (this is written by Tony), and rarely venture to the world of Speyside, but The Balvenie single barrel is the whisky the made me first broaden my horizons.
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My first malt was a 10 yo Balvenie, and I fell completely in love with it. It made me aware how beautiful a malt whisky could taste. Since then I have tried multiple times to recapture the romance I e… read more
Nose: rich malty backbone with more wood than the 12 year olds. Wood polish , vanilla , orange peel.
Palate: thick malty , honeycomb body. Oily, the wood is quite big here. Bitter nuts, oak resin.
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