Aberfeldy - 1996 Gordon & MacPhail Connoisseurs Choice RangeHighland Malt Whisky
Colour: Pale amber. Tasting notes, undiluted: Nose: Sweet, malt aromas with green apples and cut grass. A delicate spiciness with traces of chocolate and hazelnuts. Palate: Sweet with an initial smoky note. Some herbal and oak flavours present.
With water: Nose: More perfumed notes present, treacle and cinnamon aromas develop. Palate: Leafy and herbal - gorse and hay flavours, charred oak and a little toffee sweetness.
Body: Smooth. Finish: Spicy with hints of oak. Cask Type: Refill Sherry hogsheads. Style: A smooth, balanced whisky displaying a full range of flavours.