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Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer LEINBURN
Light yellow-gold colour. Gently smoky, faintly spicy, apple-plum-caramel nose. Quite well structured, harmonious, somewhat smoky, slightly peppery, fairly intense, caramel flavours with a lingering, finish. CSPC 291716
Type Spirit - Scotch Whisky
Agent Tee Two
Country Scotland
Rating **/**+(88.5 points)
Gently Smoky
LCBO Note Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: The unique packaging makes it look like something Hemingway would drink. Tasting it confirms it. Aromatic and masculine on the nose, it features aromas of new leather, smoked meat and a hint of caramel apple. A touch of peatiness appears on the late palate, giving it more heft. Served neat, it is quite warm, with a long finish. With a splash of water, everything shows its best. (Vintages panel, Aug. 2012) Price $ 89.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - September 29, 2012
Cases bought 68 (6 bottles per case)

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