Clynelish 1996 Connoisseurs Choice Scotch Whisky
Single Malt Scotch Whisky from the Clynelish Distillery bottled under the Connoisseurs Choice range by Gordon & MacPhail.
Distilled in 1996 Bottled in 2013
Clynelish 1996 Connoisseurs Choice Scotch Whisky Tasting Notes :-
Appearance; Pale Gold. Tasting Notes;
On the nose (neat); Subtle Sherry influences with stewed pear, apple and toasted malt aromas. Hints of toffee and demerara suger develop.
Palette (neat); The palate is spicy with ripe banana and orange flavours. These combine with a lingering dark chocolate edge.
With water added.
On the nose: Hints of beeswax polish cinnamon and nutmeg initially. Lemon grass and rose petal aromas develop and combine with a trace of orange blossom honey.
Palette; Black cracked pepper with fruit cake flavours, rum and raisin. Hints of green apple, lemon and cinnamon linger.
Body; Light to Medium. Finish; Medium and smooth.
Cask type: Refill Sherry Hogsheads Tasting style; Elegant Highland dram.