Bottle - Cask # 76.98, Big & tingly
Cask No. 76.98, Big & tingly
76.98
Big & tingly
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Cask No. 76.98 Spicy & sweet

Big & tingly

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On the nose, initial glue gave way to a dominant orange note (mandarins in syrup, orange blossom, chocolate orange), joined by lychees, figs, dried banana and pineapple; there was also coconut, tobacco, nuts, barley sugars, toffee and mint – laid out on polished mahogany. The palate was big and tingly (but not harsh) – orange zest, clove, nutmeg, brown sugar on Bramley apples and considerable oak. Water brought honey and marmalade on burnt toast and a forest trail to the nose, while dark chocolate, pineapple in syrup, Nutella and tomato leaf appeared on the palate. From the first licensed distillery in Dufftown.

Age 17 years
Date Distilled July 1995
Cask Type Refill sherry butt
Outturn 603 bottles
ABV 57.2 %