Aberlour A’bunadh (Batch 30)
Appearance: dark amber (hinting at some VERY long aging)
Nose: oak, apples, medicinal, chocolate
Taste: spicy, heavy body, creamy mouthfeel, chocolate
Finish: very long, delightfully warming, spicy
This malt is absolutely mouth watering just from the nose. It warmed my mouth immediately from the first sip, something I have never seen from a whisky before. It’s a cask strength malt bottled at close to 60% ABV and it is just a majestic scotch. Honestly may be the best scotch I’ve ever had.