Gordon & MacPhail, Connoisseurs Choice, Balmenach 2008 (700ml)
Gordon & MacPhail - Connoisseurs Choice, Balmenach 2008
- Colour Pale Straw.
- Style A light Speyside dram.
- Cask Type First fill Sherry and refill bourbon barrels.
Nose without Water Subtle Sherry aromas mingle with crème brûlée, apple, and fresh lemon notes.
Palate without Water Peppery initially with butterscotch, ripe banana, and orange zest flavours. A milk chocolate flavour develops and is complemented by a peppermint undertone.
Nose with Water Vanilla custard, toasted malt, and banana aromas are lifted by a zest lime edge.
Palate with Water Smooth and creamy with bursts of pepper. Raspberry, orange, and chocolate flavours combine with a sweet hint of toffee. Body Light. Finish Medium in length; sweet and spicy.