A 1998 vintage Royal Brackla single malt, independently bottled by Gordon & MacPhail. It was matured in refill bourbon barrels from 1998 to 2014, when it was bottled for the Connoisseurs Choice range. Speyside sweetness with a hint of light smoke.
AROMA WITHOUT WATER
Sweet vanilla with tropical fruit aromas, pineapple, mango and banana. An underlying hint of toasted malt develops.
TASTE WITHOUT WATER
Black pepper with green apple and pear flavours initially. Citrus elements develop, orange and lime, with a creamy milk chocolate edge.
AROMA WITH WATER
Hints of blueberry, cranberry and vanilla pod initially. A delicate toasted malt and menthol edge develops.
TASTE WITH WATER
Vanilla with strawberry and kiwi flavours. These are complimented by a sweet cocoa butter edge.