CLYNELISH - 1969 The Private Collection RangeHighland Malt Whisky
Colour: Deep gold.
Tasting notes, undiluted: Nose: Sherry initially with lavender and parma violets. Cinnamon and moist fruitcake aromas. Palate: Spicy with sweet sherry notes and hints of freshly cut grass. Some dark chocolate and floral flavours.
With water: Nose: Sweet, floral and herbal notes combine with a very subtle smokiness. Sherry fruitiness with hints of ripe apples and melons. Palate: Smoke with rich fruit flavours. A little drying spiciness and floral flavours.
Body: Mellow, rounded. Finish: A little smoke and rich fruit notes. Cask Type: Refill Sherry Hogsheads. Style: Rich and aromatic.