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- Official bottling from Glenmorangie Distillery (Highlands)
- 10-year-old single malt Scotch whisky
- Alcohol: 46% ABV
A walk through a flower field
Tasting notesColour: pale straw.
Nose: Honey and heather flowers take the lead. Citrus and vanilla are also present. A very sweet and accessible dram. Adding water rewards you with peaches, ripe grapes and a bit of crème brulée.
Taste: Sweetness of honey, vanilla and floral accents. This reminds me of violets. Near the end, I'm getting something nutty. Perhaps almonds. Water strengthens the floral and nutty flavours. There's also some lemon zest.
Finish: Quite short with a nutty after-taste. Like putting an almond immersed in honey in your mouth.
Conclusion: A typical Highlander. The sweetness and floral flavours make it very accessible.