Tomintoul 16 year old, Single Malt Whisky, 70cl
Tomintoul Distillery is owned by Angus Dundee distillers, making it one of the few Scottish owned distilleries. Exemplary of both the Speyside style and the distillery's reputation for smooth, sweet and approachable flavours, Tomintoul 16 presents a brilliant compromise between complexity and accessibility.
Nose: Medium-bodied and punchy. There are notes of stemmy cut hay and dried grasses, a leafy green note and a touch of rooty earth and fudge.
Palate: Notes of boiled sweets, espresso, mochaccino, ground almonds and granary toast with melted butter. Vanilla fudge and thick cream.
Finish: The finish is of good length with notes almond and barley sugar.