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Aberlour

Aberlour
16 Year Old Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Category: Speyside Single Malt Scotch

Date Tasted:
Country: Scotland
Alcohol: 40%
93 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$79.99

Aberlour
16 Year Old Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Category: Speyside Single Malt Scotch

Date Tasted:
Country: Scotland
Alcohol: 40%
Dark amber color. Aromas of raisins, dates, jasmine tea, toasted whole grain bread, turmeric, and banana chips with a velvety, crisp, dry medium body and a smooth, interesting, medium-length brown butter, brown sugar, whole wheat scones with honey, and sherry finish. A rich and chewy Speyside Malt with a wide range of flavors to dive into.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Rich
Aroma Aroma: raisins, dates, jasmine tea, toasted whole grain bread, turmeric, and banana chips
Taste Flavor: brown butter, brown sugar, whole wheat scones with honey, and sherry
Smoothness Smoothness: Smooth
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails, neat, on the rocks, with cigars and with drops of water
Cocktail Cocktails: Rusty Nail, Rob Roy, Blood & Sand
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A rich and chewy Speyside malt with a wide range of flavors to dive into.

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Speyside Single Malt Scotch

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Serve in a Glencairn Scotch Whisky Glass
Speyside refers whisky made by the 50+ distilleries near the river Spey in the Scottish highlands. These distilleries are noted for their use of refilled, ex-Sherry casks in the maturation of their whiskies. The Sherry casks imparts telltale fruit and nut tones to the final whisky.

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