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Whisky: Balblair 1990-2017 (2nd release)
Age: NAS
Type: Single malt
   
Distilled: 1990
Bottled: 2017
Cask Type: Bourbon casks & Oloroso sherry butts
Strength: 46%
   
Distillery: Balblair Distillery
Country: Scotland: Highlands
   
 
Date: 29-11-2017
Nose: Marzipan, dried oranges, vegetation.
Flavour: Cake, oranges, some wood, some spices, chocolate, candied sugar, a hint of syrup, marmalade.
Body: Beautifully oily, nicely rough dryness, creamy prickling.
Comments: Great dram full of flavours which deviates nicely from a standard sherried whisky.
Rating: ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++-- ---- (8.5)