This one is a little greener, and a little coarser on the palate.
We stay on a very brora old Clynelish, and above all very complex. 91-92
Tasted again on 02/16/2023: no big change except for a great gingerbread on the palate. A solid 92, even 93
Very pretty nose.
A nice dose of medicine, camphor. Light smoke.
Candied lemon, fir tree, wood varnish. Wax. Gingerbread.
Dry grass, hay, white flower. Slight potpourri.
White pepper. Spice stick. Tree bark.
In the mouth it is a little more rolled up.
Honey, wax, white fruit (apple, pear) and citrus. Exotic fruits. Pineapple, papaya, mango.
Salt, spray, limestone.
Pepper and ginger.
Final on liquorice, anise, sea spray, fruits and a nice oily peat which is revealed, mixed with cold ashes.