Royal Brackla Malt Whisky 1998 Connoisseurs Choice.
Single Malt Whisky Distilled at the Royal Brackla Distillery, Highland region.
Connoisseurs Choice bottled by Gordon & MacPhail.
Bottling Date: 2013.
Cask Type: Refill Bourbon Barrels.
Royal Brackla Malt Whisky 1998 Connoisseurs Choice Tasting Notes:
Appearance: Pale Gold.
On the nose(neat): Sweet vanilla with tropical fruit aromas, pineapple, mango and banana. An underlying hint of toasted malt.
Palate (neat): Black pepper with green apple and pear flavours initially. Citrus elelments develop, orange and lime, with a creamy milk chocolate edge.
With water added;
On the nose: Hints of blueberry, cranberry and vanilla pod initially. A delicate toasted malt and menthol edge develops.
Palate: Vanilla with strawberry and kiwi flavours. These are complimented by a sweet cocoa butter edge.
Body: Light to Medium.
Finish: Medium in length.
Tasting Style : Apertif.