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Blair Athol 12 yo 1998/2011 Single Cask Collection

by Oliver Klimek on January 6, 2013

Bourbon hogshead 2767 – 60.3%


My Tasting Notes:

Colour: Pale straw
Nose: Vanilla, polished wood, candied pineapple, banana, hints of toasted nuts and nutmeg.
Palate: Pineapple, banana in honey, candied lemon zest, custard, hazelnuts, nutmeg and black pepper.
Finish: Long, fruity and slightly spicy.
Overall: Don’t be fooled by the pale colour, this is a very flavourful dram. It needs a little time to open up but it is a lovely whisky.

Rating: 85/100 – Price Tag $$$$$ – Value for your Money $$$$$

Scored blind for the Malt Maniacs Awards 2012 where it won a bronze medal, re-tasted for notes.

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