This a very uncharacteristic hazelburn! Longrow must have been in the stills just before this, because it has a bit of smoke to it. This one is also a bit closed without water.
There’s not a lot of depth here. I keep searching for more, but it’s just not there.
W/O water: it’s pent up.... autumn campfire, sherry, some eucalyptus. Like a nice dark coffee, but only the whisper of such.
With water: ahh... now it smells more like a hazelburn! sherry, golden raisins, waxy, eucalyptus, campfire,
W/o water: campfire and sherry
With water: sweet and waxy fruits, a splash of smoke,
Fresh sherry, some oily feelings. A certain astringency, though it’s not drying but rather, wet and not unpleasant. Wet wood, and