Appearance: Pale amber color.
Nose: Oak, vanilla, toffee, malt sugar.
Palate: Tannic flavor of old oak, old bottle effect happening too, honey, brown sugar, toffee, vanilla.
Finish: Slightly bitter, tannic, oak. Peppery.
With Water: Needs a drop to open up.
Overall: Quite nice indeed. What a bargain for the price. Had one in a highball as well, which was superb—though very oaky.