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Whisky: Arran The Bothy - Quarter Cask (batch 2)
Age: NAS
Type: Single malt
   
Bottled: 06-2016
Cask Type: 1st fill bourbon & 18 months American oak
Bottles: 12000
Strength: 55.6%
   
Distillery: Arran Distillery
Country: Scotland: Islands
   
 
Date: 01-04-2018
Nose: Fruity, vanilla, a hint of citrus.
Flavour: Yellow fruit, new wood, vanilla, sugared citrus, cream.
Body: Lightly viscous, creamy.
Comments: Though not bad at all the lack of depth and complexity makes me believe the use of a pressure cooker like a quarter cask isn't the right solution for this one.
Rating: ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ +--- ---- ---- (7.25)