Thursday, 6 February 2014

Auchentoshan Valinch 2012 Release

A Tasty Dram Whisky Review & Tasting Notes

Crème brûlée on steroids 

Color: warm yellow Nose: Crème brûlée and some brown sugar. Despite the high ABV it has a very soft nose. Water reveals something flowery and orange zest.

Taste: Again sweetness of vanilla pudding with orange zest topping. Near the end you'll find some caramelised almonds.

Finish: Nutty and creamy

Conclusion: A dram for people with a sweet tooth or those who are on a budget. A decent introduction to Auchentoshan and a very affordable cask strength.

Auchentoshan Valinch 2012
Picture: The Whisky Exchange



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