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Added on Friday, Feb 23, 2007 at 12:52 AM
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Perhaps it's unfair to taste this sandwiched between two glasses of Highland Park 18, but it really just doesn't compare. There were defintely some good things in there, but also a couple odd notes (vinegar?) that I couldn't quite identify.
Nose is light honey comb cereal. The palate is butter and vanilla with a little mint. The finish is clean and short. Good light aperitif.
Moderately briny, malty, with notes of hay and grain and a faint bit of peat; faintly floral.
Rich, syrupy, oily mouthfeel; gently warming and malt, green grass, lightly dusty with a hint of white pepper.
Slow, gentle, lingering with the whiff of (really faint) peat and malt coming back; some grain.
Not a big whisky - mild, gentle, malty, and relaxing. It's enjoyable for what it is but it doesn't leave a lasting impression.
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