APPEARANCE : Full gold.
NOSE : Sweet. Almonds, or maybe marzipan? Some orange juice. Perhaps a trace of sawn wood. With water, Speyside esters, nut oil and buttery fat, prawn crackers, traces of fresh pears; a whiff of smoke or steam; dense.
BODY : Smooth, medium.
PALATE : Pleasant mouthfeel; sweetish, then dryish, with some acidity between; all well balanced.
FINISH : Dryish, balanced finish.