Bottle - Cask # 66.82, Gritty turned pretty
Cask No. 66.82, Gritty turned pretty
Gritty turned pretty

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Cask No. 66.82 Deep, rich & dried fruits

Gritty turned pretty

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This smells like a heavily Sherry-fed fruit cake, a strong chocolate Porter matured in Sherry casks, a roast leg of lamb with rosemary jus and burnt honey, orange and clove glazed ham; those were just some of the remarks. A unique nose neat was followed by God’s wrath in the form of smoke, embers and brimstone on the palate sweetened by melted hot dark chocolate and spiced Brazil nuts. With water, aromas of loaf cake and mulled cider with mince pies and the taste still massive, “pull down your pants, as this one will kick your …” – don’t say we didn’t warn you!


Age 17
Date Distilled March 1998
Cask Type Refill gorda
Region Highland
Outturn 606 bottles
ABV 57.5 %