.murray mcdavid – crafted blend – ordha meas

The Òrdha Meas blend has been blended from single malt and single grain whiskies including Highland Park, Glenrothes, Glengoyne, Port Dundas and Cameronbridge, and married to mature further.

46% abv, €55

mmcd_crafted_blend_12Nose: sweet, treacle honey, floral, geraniums, honeysuckle, fruit, citrus, orange peel, berries, cranberries, blueberries
Palate: creamy, mildly sweet, only a touch of vanilla, fruit, berries, cranberries, raspberries, spices, fresh ginger, a touch of allspice
Finish: long, sweet, honey, creamy, spice, cloves, citrus, orange peel
Mark: +++++

Conclusion: Nice, but… I don’t know, no buts, just nice. A good balance between the ex-Sherry and ex-Bourbon casks, where the Sherry influence is kept to a minimum.

.this sample was kindly given to us by Murray McDavid for a twitter tasting some time ago


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