W water: still somewhat stingy, woody spicyness comes forwards
very fresh & lively with a strong mineral edge first off. wood +/o, malt sweetness +/o, mineral/sand-y/wet-sand-stone +/o, lemon o, honey o/-, chamomille o/-, (86)
A bit later: vanilla & caramel come into play as well, nice balance on the nose (89)
some sharp-ish alcohol despite the not-too-high 52.6%.
wood +/o, aprictos o, very briefly white chocolate o, with a hinto of tobacco notes (82)
some woody dryness +, sweet malt notes +/o, lemon cake o, some tea notes, slightly burnt butter caramel, some vegetable/plant-y notes in the finish – thinking of clover & courgettes for some reason, but not a distinct taste of either (85)