Hogshead 3021 – 53.1%
My Tasting Notes:
Colour: Dark gold
Nose: Honey, apples, banana, polished wood, candied ginger, hints of nutmeg.
Palate: Lightly floral honey, stewed apples, vanilla, hints of walnut, ginger, nutmeg and a little pepper.
Finish: Long, fruity and spicy.
Overall: The slightly waxy mouthfeel works very well together with a classic and well-balanced flavour profile.
Rating: 87/100 – Price Tag $$$$$ – Value for your Money $$$$$
Scored blind for the Malt Maniacs Awards 2012 where it won a bronze, medal, re-tasted for notes