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    Whisky Tasting Notes

    Jura

    Single malt aged for 10 years on the Isle of Jura. Nose: fresh, soft with malty cereal

    notes. Palate: thick and full with more cereal, this time, a barley fudge sweetness creeps

    in with creamy smoothness.

    AnCnoc

    Single malt whisky aged for 12 years in Knock, Aberdeenshire. Nose: soft, very aromatic

    with a hint of honey and lemon. Palate: sweet to start with an appetising fruitiness and

    a long smooth finish.

    Ileach

    Single malt from a secret Islay distillery. Nose: Youthful peat, herbal notes, oak, grassy

    with notes of the coast. Palate: Sublimely smooth malty notes, peat, peppery spices,

    tannins and a touch of fruit. Finish: Faint iodine. Coastal notes, malt.

    Singleton of Dufftown

    World Whiskies Awards 2012 - Best Speyside 12 years and under

    Nose: Malty with cereal/barley sweetness, buttery toast, wood shavings, hay and

    walnut. Palate: Orange zest spiciness perks up a malty core of nuts, oak and toffee, hints

    of cut grass. Finish: Oaky, rich with good length, some fruit lingers.

    Balvenie

    Single malt aged for 12 years in the region of Speyside. Nose: spiced rum with gorgeous

    hints of date and walnut cake. Palate: winter spice and salty butter pastry with a sweet

    vanilla and melted cookie dough ice-cream. Finish: tight and swift, the bourbon oak

    notes fading out with added toasty vanilla.

    Laphroaig

    IWSC 2012 - Gold Medal - Whisky - Scotch

    This single malt is aged for 10 years in the region of Islay. The manager of the distillery

    recommends this malt with water to enhance the flavours. Full-bodied, smoky gem, with

    a residual sweetness and a hint of salt amidst the seaweed, peaty characters before a

    long warming finish.

    Auchentostan

    Single malt aged for 12 years in Glasgow. Aroma of toasted almonds, caramelised toffee

    and the signature smooth, delicate, Auchentostan taste.

    Speyburn Bradan Orach

    Bradan Orach is Gaelic for golden salmon. Nose: Fruity, malty. Orchard fruits, blossom,

    hints of light citrus, creamy. Palate: Fruity and balanced. Creamy vanilla, hints of spice,

    oak. Finish: Quite long, oak and spice.

    Tomintoul

    Tomintoul won one of the gold medals at the International Wine & Spirits Competition.

    Aroma: light and fruity. Palate: fruity, sweet barely, light with a delicate spice. Finish:

    light, fruity, fresh and rewarding.

    Aberlour

    Single malt aged for 10 years in Aberlour, Banffshire. Nose: fresh, fruity aromas. Palate:

    Exceptionally smooth and creamy, with spicy-sweet nutmeg combining with autumn

    fruits. Finish: long, soft and warming.

    Ardmore

    This whisky is aged in quarter casks, which proffers a speedy maturation thus

    discounting its youth. Nose: full of caramel, toasted oak and rich. Palate: lots of barely

    and caramel notes, oodles of rich bourbon, smoke and peat present. Finish: has a sharp

    edge, more caramel and sugary barley notes.

    Bowmore

    Nose: distinctive Bowmore smoky peat, with a gentle breeze of fresh sea air. Palate:

    bold, zesty lemon notes together with a touch of honey. Finish: the full and complex

    finish with distinctive Islay peat smoke.

    Strathisla

    Single malt whisky aged for 12 years. Some notes of wood oils and resins, rubbed petals,

    winter spice and cereal sweetness. The palate is thick and full. There are notes of thick

    cream and honeyed raisins. Sultana notes emerge. The oak develops into the finish.

    Highland Park

    World Whiskies Awards 2012 - Best Island 12 years and under.

    Aroma: Heather-honey sweetness; peaty smokiness. Taste: Rounded smoky

    sweetness, full malt delivery. Finish: Teasing, heathery, delicious.

    Shieldaig Speyside

    Single malt whisky aged for 10 years. Nose: gentle toffee, citrus and malty nose. Palate:

    rich yet soft, orange and dried fruit. Finish: Long with gentle spice.