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Black Bull 40 Years Old Tasting notes and reviews

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Black Bull 40 Years Old

Black Bull 40 Years Old
Brand
Black Bull
Expression
40 Years Old
Type
Scotch Whisky ~ Blended
Age
40 years old
Abv
40.20%
Produced at
Duncan Taylor Scotch Whisky Limited

Martine Nouet

83
Nose
Perfumy. Pot-pourri, vetiver. Orange peel. Lemon curd. Gets creamier
Palate
Gently flowing. An aerial mouthfeel. Perfect integration of oak mingling into a luscious creamy pudding-like array of flavours. Honey and lemon. Fresh almonds.
Finish
Light, smooth, with just a hint of dry spice.
Comment
A delicate yet full of character old whisky. Like walking in a flower garden at springtime.

Rob Allanson

85
Nose
Sweet and fresh. Lots of candied peel and the oak shows through with vanilla and creamy notes.
Palate
Very soft and mellow. The oak grips gently and is surrounded by a lemon zest and sweetness.
Finish
Gentle with spices.
Comment
Still a lot of life in this yet. A great addition to the 12 and 30 Years Old.
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