T: Quite bitter [is that the caramel kicking in straight away?], and metallic. its rough certainly but i’m inclined to stay. A little water helps it along, bringing with it the makings of a caramel-creamy-waxy mouthfeel. We move into the later stages with zingy metallic chocolate.
F: Certainly not a finish to inspire a cocktail, milk of magnesia and gin & tonic complete the picture.
C: One of the most enjoyable ethanol-rough [grain] whiskies i’ve drunk. A lot of that has to do with the entertaining nose. Let's try something more modern, and to Africa. WB
Scores a D-