Well balanced on the palate, strong and spicy, with a hint of herbal notes, which I would describe as typical Nevis flavors. Everything that has promised the nose, comes out here too. Nothing stands out.
On leaving, he leaves a pleasant mouthfeel, which unfortunately subsides a little too quickly and could be a bit more intense.
Great bottling and not comparable to the current 10s.
light sweetness, clear malt, dark fruits, cloves, nutty, nutmeg, heather, prunes, forest honey, white pepper, grated lemon zest, gherkins, raisins, tannins ... old kitchen cupboard, poor furniture polish
Oily, spicy, sweet, spicy, beautiful herbal notes, nutty, great barrel. Plums, honey, tannins, peppermint, malt, white pepper, light citrus notes, fresh sawdust, cereals
medium to long, slightly bitter, subtle mix of prunes and wood, some honey sweetness, peppermint