Fat, heavy and oily it penetrates the nose. Dates, prunes wrapped in bacon, but also tar and used oil. Very heavy, dominant nose. Definitely special. Amarena cherries, marzipan and dark chocolate complete the overall picture.
Old balsamic vinegar runs down the tongue, blackberries and forest honey. Very exciting and, despite the 55.5%, not aggressive in the mouth.
Long, pleasant oily finish, the sherry barrels are clearly noticeable everywhere.
It goes in the direction of the old couvreurs, if not so fine and balanced and elegant but definitely a top drop