although many details can be named, it's overwhelming the overall impression and atmosphere of this masterpiece!
This whisky is revealed as a single organism, always alive, infinitely deep, sweet and dry at the same time, all nuances always available, … a not completely unfathomable mystery!
Re-tasting with FineSpirits_butler1
'real whisky' flows into the space, currants, Sherry cask, dry Sherry, candied orange peel, grapefruit juice, fine milk chocolate, cherry syrup, the most extreme toffee, furniture polish, an incredible sweetness (but not 'sticky'!), orange mixed with subtlest smoke and wood, again and again highly aromatic vanilla sauce, cappuccino, fine cigar, astringency of a 'gentlemen room': wood parquet, leather armchair, bookshelf ..., scouring cream, pure tobacco leaf, sour grapes, chocolate mousse, raspberry, special seasoning, peppered shoe polish (?), pure wood, oil, rum raisins, fresh espresso, 'dominoes', meat broth, a hint of ham (from a distance), sponge fingers (?)
Cocoa powder, orange juice, grapefruit juice, oranges, cherries, plums, Sherry, barrel, leather, wood, spice, Sherry cask, grapefruit, espresso, coffee powder, garage, astringency (round) with dark chocolate, gentlemens salon, cigar smoke, some vegetables, furniture polish , plum tray, impression of herbs, meat broth ?, pickled plums, rum pot, coffee, a pinch of salt, Russian Zupfkuchen, baked bananas, old cushion
Orange, toffee, grapefruit juice, wood, cherries, pickled plums, dark chocolate, tobacco (cigar), some vegetables (kohlrabi? cabbage?), some lemon, spicy Sherry cask, pleasantly tart-sweet, 'Tupperware', vegetable stock, citrus peels (continued), Sherry cask lined with chocolate , cocoa powder, espresso flavor;
Finish is not very long.