.balblair – 1975 – 2nd release

46% abv, single malt, non-chill filtered, natural color

Nose: wood, raisins, milk chocolate, walnuts, liquorice, poffert, raisins that have been soaking rum for a while. Later there is some peat.
Palate: Apple pie, the rum-soaked raisins are still there, but a honey sweetness accompanies it, walnuts, various fruits, chocolate, herbs… It never ends.
Finish: long, dry, sweet, liquorish
Score: +++++

Conclusion: Ooh. That was nice. I would like want must have a bottle. Make that two. You know it is my birthday soon?

More info: Matured in American oak ex-Fino-Sherry casks.

Tasted in a so-called Twitter Tasting where the participants were sent three samples.


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