Auchroisk, 1993, 12 yr old, G&M, Single Malt Scotch Whisky

700 ml, 43% abv, Scotland (Highland)

A 12 year old release from Gordon and MacPhail, matured in refill American Hogsheads, this is a pleasant, easy going malt from a little known distillery. Light, sweet and fresh.

Description

 

Without Water :

Nose : Hints of soft brown sugar – reminiscent of homemade fudge. Some spice with delicate citrus influences.

Palate : Mouth warming and fresh, some rounded sweetness and a hint of pepper emerges.

With Water :

Nose : Sweet, fresh and clean. A ground pepper note lingers and some delicate floral notes are evident, rose petals.

Palate : Some initial peppery influences, become creamy and with a pronounced sweetness. Mellow.