Dalmore 15 year old, Single Malt Whisky, 70cl
Another fine character from the Dalmore range. A robust, yet elegant spirit, maturing in American white oak ex-Bourbon barrels for 12 years, then into 3 year finish in as many sherry casks Moroso, Apostoles and Matusalem Oloroso.
Nose: A chocolate orange. Potpourri, perfumed. Fruitcake, Sherry.
Palate: Medium, lovely delivery. Zesty orange, Curaçao, chocolate. Winter spice, stem ginger in syrup. Hints of anise and a little hickory.
Finish: Malty barley and smoky espresso.