Like the new Ardmore,an acquired but complex taste worth working on.
14 Years Old
Year of Bottling
Standard (Distillery or blended)
Nose: Rhubarb, gooseberries, grapes and celery.
Palate: Earthy, savoury, complex, with nutty and oak later.
Finish: Long with oak and fruit notes.
Comment: Like the new Ardmore,an acquired but complex taste worth working on.
Nose: Meaty,oak framed. Distinctive sherry influence. Roasted chicken. Dark plums,dates. Treacle.\rA hint of liquorice.
Palate: Round,smooth. Surprising sweetness. Dried fruit (sultanas,dates). Bitter chocolate.
Finish: Long,with a dry bitterness and spicy chocolate.
Comment: A well-balanced dram. Sherry signs it but not in an assertive way.
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