Royal Lochnagar 12 year old, Single Malt Whisky, 70cl
One of the three distilleries in Scotland ever to be granted the title of 'Royal' in front of the name. Royal Lochnagar distillery is in Deeside beside Balmoral Castle, and it was Queen Victoria that originally granted the distillery is title. Royal Lochnagar has now joined the Diageo Classic Malt's range.
Nose: Creamy, aromatic nose with hints of hay, malted barley, oak and mixed peels.
Palate: Soft smoke and gingerbread, oodles of toasty spices, Demerara sugar and boiled sweets.
Finish: The finish is all about grass and honey.