Having over 300 bottles of single malts in my collection, this will be definitely within the Top 10 ranked ones. Still getting the cake and fruit sensation throughout. Piney notes on the nose and finishes clean. Sweet notes of brown sugar, vanilla, fall baking spices come in. As a fan of sherry cask malts Glenmorangie Lasanta and Balvenie Doublewood are my favourites I found this to be a pleasing change. Leichte Vanillenote und eine etwas kräftigere Honignote. First sip with drop of water nice oily beginning then somewhat of a strange note of moss.
Thoughts follow on the 12, 16, and 18 year old expressions. A touch of cloves persists to the end. Bitte haben Sie Verständnis für diese Vorgehensweise. Nose: Sweet pear apple red delicious and lighter sherry fruits, like plums and maybe a touch of raisins. Dieser Artikel ist bald wieder bestellbar. Simply my favourite dram at the minute! Die monatlichen Sonderangebote und die ständigen Dauer-Tiefpreise sind für Sie fair kalkuliert. I found it watery and flaverless, just ok for the price actually.
I haven't purchased the 12 for a while so it's nice to revisit an old friend. Overall an interesting and terrific whiskey. Therefor you have to be careful where to shop. Opened a bottle at the new year with my brother and needless to say the bottle emptied and both of us were delighted sipping along with a few fine German lagers. The whiskies of the Aberlour distillery are usually all sweet with sherry, not smoky and more fruity then spicy.
Will make sure to always have a bottle in my possession. The 16 yo extremely smooth but not as complex as I'd expect from a bottle of this age. If you want an adventure, look elsewhere. Not everyday dram but nice for a different note on the palate. I was given the Aberlour 12 yo as a gift.
Even on opening, the light spicy whiff is a delight and you know you are in for a real treat! The buildings are all in the old classic style and the shop offers all the Aberlour you will require. It is worse when a profit seeker does it and ruins the entire stock. With the pear shape, the pot and the conical neck have the classic design. Surely a quality 16 year old malt deserves better presentation than this. Its smells brilliant and tastes it too.
This one is hard to describe. Just coming out of its youth, the nose offers fruit and a touch of heather and cereal. With no constriction or reflux bowls in the neck and the lyne arm facing downwards you would expect a very strong and intense distillery character. The legal stuff: not providing your contact details may mean we have to delete your comments if another member of our community complains about them. On the nose there is an initial whiff of spiced plum and raisins that gives way to a burnt toffee aroma. You should know that we will store your details securely just in case we need to get in touch with you about your post in the future.
Aberlour Highland Single Malt 12 Years Old Double Cask Matured — Not a sherry-finished whiskey. The dried fruit is punchier here, and so is the wood. This was a great chance for Aberlour, because they rebuilt the distillery with the most modern equipment. Very nice single malt that is one of the smoothest i have had the pleasure of tasting. . I think I get a tiny hint of fudge or similar, too.
It is however bottled at 43% abv, a bit hotter than the rest. At least I know what to look for now 14th February 2018 Great scotch received as a gift became one of my favorites. A slight burn at the end. I wouldn't if I were you This is such a disappointment. The most famous Aberlours are the Aberlour 10 y. The bottle was lovely and heavy, but when I sampled the drop, I thought I'd swallowed a lit cigar. Although this is purely cosmetic, I also like the bottle! Pallet: Oak and Spicy, this is the strongest flavors.