Bottle - Cask # 71.41, Curious and intriguing
Cask No. 71.41, Curious and intriguing
Curious and intriguing

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Cask No. 71.41 Deep, rich & dried fruits

Curious and intriguing

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A curious and intriguing nose – we found spiced toffee apples, roasted chestnuts, figs, fudge and old wood (cigarette boxes?); a mixture of treacle, some rich sherry and a matchbox. The neat taste had tongue-numbing menthol and eucalyptus and made us think of figs, sherry, burnt toffee, honey-roast parsnips and beetroot crisps; old tea chests and erasers. The reduced nose got dried flowers on a lavender polished table, old leather chests, hazelnuts and menthol cigarettes. The reduced palate had pleasant woodiness, some acceptable earthiness (roasted sweet potato, walnuts, hay) and candy floss sweetness (including chewing the stick).


Age 17 years
Date Distilled March 1998
Cask Type Refill gorda
Region Speyside
Outturn 720 bottles
ABV 57.2 %