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THE SAUTERNES CASK FINISH SINGLE MALT (Isle of Arran Distillers)
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer THE ARRAN MALT
Bright light gold colour. Intense, very slightly peppery, warm plum-caramel, vanilla-wafer nose. Very dry, medium bodied, quite harmonious, intense, plum-caramel-vanilla flavours with a lingering, bright, spicy, tangy finish. Has 50% alcohol. Last appeared in Vintages (***) on July 25, 2015 at $87.95 and was an Explorer Selection. CSPC 291302
Type Spirit - Scotch Whisky
Agent Vin Glo
Country Scotland
Region
Rating ***(90 points)
Slightly Peppery, Bright
LCBO Note Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: Grassy on the nose, with lemon, melon, and a sweet, marzipan note, plus nuts and spices. Mouthcoating, with a palate of baked apple tart, honey, and vanilla. (Gavin D. Smith, 1001 Whiskies You Must Taste Before You Die, 2012) Price $ 93.95
Bottle Size 700 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - August 20, 2016
Cases bought 79 (6 bottles per case)

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